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Month: May 2019

Next generation GX to reshape global aviation connectivity

30 May 2019: Inmarsat’s contract with Airbus Defence & Space to develop a pioneering new generation of satellites for its Global Xpress (GX) network will transform inflight broadband capabilities for airlines across the world. Airbus has been selected to deliver

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Inmarsat partners with Airbus to deliver ground-breaking transformation of Global Xpress network

Partnership to transform GX network capacity, capabilities & operational agility to meet burgeoning market demand – GX to remain the gold standard for global mobile broadband connectivity for years to come Key features Unprecedented enhancement in overall GX network capacity

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Inmarsat and Airbus partner on Global Xpress transformation

30 May 2019: Inmarsat has announced that Airbus Defence & Space has been selected as its satellite manufacturing partner as part of a ground-breaking development of its Global Xpress (GX) network. The partnership will provide a step-change in GX’s capabilities,

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Satellite data role in mining operations safety explored

29 May 2019: Inmarsat has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Minas Gerais State Government in Brazil to explore the potential of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for monitoring the integrity of mine tailings dams in the region. Colonel

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Inmarsat announces digital and crew welfare events at LISW 2019

23 May 2019: Inmarsat is renewing its support for London International Shipping Week (LISW) when the influential event returns for its fourth edition on 9-13 September. We will be holding two industry-shaping events at our City Road headquarters during LISW,

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How Inmarsat supports “eye in the sky” communications

22 May 2019: For military servicemen and women, they are an indispensable “eye in the sky” – Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) that government operations rely upon for Command and Control (C2) and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) missions. Due to

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65 Degrees North summits Mount Everest

22 May 2019: Exhausted but elated, Inmarsat-sponsored 65 Degrees North (65DN) climbers have made it to the top of the world. Wounded ex- and serving Royal Marines Brendan Davies, Scott Ransley, Joe Winch and Tom Heal successfully made it to

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Fastest-ever Jet ConneX inflight broadband package launched

22 May 2019: A brand new JX-Pro package unveiled at EBACE in Geneva today will offer unlimited data usage and 33% higher speeds for Inmarsat Jet ConneX compared to the service’s previous fastest plan. Jet ConneX is the only global,

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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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