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Month: April 2019

Gulf Air commits to Inmarsat’s GX Aviation inflight broadband

30 April 2019: Inmarsat is pleased to note an announcement made by its partner Thales, confirming that Gulf Air intends to install our GX Aviation high-speed inflight broadband service on its Boeing B787-9 and Airbus A321Neo-E (LR) aircraft fleet. Thales

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Smart4Aviation’s EFB application certified for Inmarsat’s SB-S platform

24 April 2019: Smart4Aviation’s Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) application, Smart MOBILE, has been certified for use on Inmarsat’s award-winning SB-S digital aircraft operations platform. Smart MOBILE is a unique solution that allows pilots, cabin crew and other airline employees to

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NAPA becomes first CAP for Inmarsat IoT service

24 April 2019: Inmarsat and NAPA, the leading provider of maritime software, services and data analysis, have signed an agreement to enable ship owners and ship managers to access and analyse real-time onboard data more efficiently through a dedicated application

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How industry can solve perceived military terminal challenges

17 April 2019: In her latest contributed article for MilSatMagazine, Inmarsat Government’s Senior Vice President of Government Strategy and Policy, Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, discusses how commercial technology innovations and flexible business models can resolve the need for enhanced operational flexibility of

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When it comes to satellites, less can be more

12 April 2019: In a recent article on C4ISRNET, Inmarsat Government’s Senior Vice President of Government Strategy and Policy, Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, discusses the need for an integrated satellite communications architecture, highlighting the importance of “achieving interoperability with a diversity of

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Virgin Atlantic boosts passenger experience with GX Aviation

11 April 2019: Inmarsat’s award-winning GX Aviation inflight broadband solution will be available to passengers onboard Virgin Atlantic’s brand new Airbus A350-1000 aircraft. Virgin Atlantic is scheduled to receive 12 Airbus A350-1000s over the next three years, with GX Aviation

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How to make the DoD a better satcoms customer

08 April 2019: In a contributed article for National Defense Magazine’s April issue, Inmarsat Government’s Senior Vice President of Government Strategy and Policy, Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, discusses the need for the U.S. Department of Defense to acquire modern, commercially provided options

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Explorers turn Everest into world’s biggest classroom

05 April 2019: Two explorers will attempt to summit Everest to create the biggest and most extreme classroom in the world. Expedition 8848 will rely on Inmarsat connectivity to power a wide range of educational activity and digital content to

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Desert marathon is next in year of challenges

04 April 2019: The most extreme in a year of challenges taken on by Inmarsat colleagues to raise funds for disaster relief charity Team Rubicon is about to get under way. Inmarsat Global Government Account Manager Damian Lewis is running

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New Taiwan carrier embraces next-generation connectivity

03 April 2019: Taiwanese start-up carrier Starlux Airlines will offer its passengers Inmarsat’s award-winning GX Aviation inflight broadband from launch. SITAONAIR, Inmarsat and Starlux executives at Aircraft Interiors Expo SITAONAIR announced today that its ONAIR Wi-Fi portal, delivered over GX

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