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Month: July 2019

EAN inflight broadband now available to thousands of passengers

18 July 2019: The European Aviation Network (EAN), the fastest inflight broadband service in Europe, is now being offered by airlines to more than 30,000 passengers across the continent each day, allowing them to seamlessly browse the internet, stream videos,

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Emirates hails Inmarsat’s Arctic coverage for inflight broadband

10 July 2019: World-leading airline Emirates has welcomed Inmarsat’s announcement that Global Xpress is to be enhanced with Arctic capabilities. The expansion is part of the evolution of Global Xpress which will mark a step change in the network’s capacity,

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Honeywell award signifies critical role of GX for U.S. government

09 July 2019: Inmarsat is proud to announce that long-time, value-added manufacturing partner, Honeywell, has been selected to provide the JetWave™ satellite communication (SATCOM) system for 70 C-17 aircraft as a part of the Fixed Installation Satellite Antenna program for

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World circumnavigation speed record to be streamed live over GX

08 July 2019: Inmarsat’s award-winning Global Xpress (GX) service, the world’s only global high speed broadband network, will be used to provide live-streaming for a world-record attempt for the fastest circumnavigation of the earth for any aircraft, pole to pole,

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Global Xpress to be enhanced with Arctic capabilities

03 July 2019: Inmarsat is to introduce two new satellite payloads dedicated to the Arctic region in a partnership with Space Norway and its subsidiary Space Norway HEOSAT. The new Global Xpress (GX) payloads will support the rapidly growing demand

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Maersk Supply Service first to offer Fleet Xpress charterer service

02 July 2019: Maersk Supply Service has reconfirmed its commitment to Fleet Xpress in a three-year contract extension which also sees one of the world’s largest offshore support vessel operators among the first companies to sign up to Inmarsat’s new

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Scandinavian Airlines selects Inmarsat’s GX Aviation

01 July 2019: Inmarsat’s award-winning GX Aviation inflight broadband service has been selected by Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) for its brand new fleet of Airbus A350 aircraft. SAS has ordered a number of new Airbus A350 aircraft as part of an

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