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Month: May 2019

Inmarsat partners with ApisProtect to save bees

20 May 2019: Inmarsat is working with agritech innovator ApisProtect to help stem the significant decline in bee populations and increase crop production worldwide. ApisProtect deploys the Internet of Things (IoT) technology to monitor the health of honey bees, and

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eID consortium signs MoU with Smart Africa

15 May 2019: A consortium comprised of Inmarsat, Vipps and DXC Technology has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Smart Africa to promote the adoption of an electronic ID platform to help accelerate digitalisation of economies throughout the continent.

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TSF still active in Mozambique following cyclones

07 May 2019: Inmarsat-sponsored Télécoms Sans Frontières (TSF) is continuing its emergency communications operations following the strongest cyclone ever recorded in Mozambique. While the situation is slowly improving on the mainland, TSF teams have moved to the island of Ibo,

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MSUA executive interview with Susan Miller

06 May 2019: In an executive interview for the Mobile Satellite Users Association (MSUA), Inmarsat Government’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Susan Miller, reflects on the company’s biggest triumphs, the continuation of market leadership in trusted global mobility, and how

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U.S. FAA approves SB-S for operations and safety comms

07 May 2019: Inmarsat has received final approval from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for its SB-S digital airline operations and safety platform. The FAA has validated the capability of Inmarsat SB-S to support air traffic services by providing

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Smallest ruggedised terminal introduced for Global Xpress

02 May 2019: Inmarsat has type approved GetSAT’s MilliSAT-H-GX and MilliSAT-W-GX terminals for use with Global Xpress. GetSAT is a leading manufacturer of portable, extremely efficient terminals that offer high data rate communications for ground, air and maritime applications. The

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Inmarsat connectivity delivers top prize for The Ocean Race

01 May 2019: Enabled by Inmarsat’s flagship satellite communications services, the gripping multimedia content distributed to a global audience throughout the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race has won a prestigious BT Sport Industry Award. The Ocean Race was selected by the

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