Inmarsat supports maritime, ports and logistics start-ups

14 February 2019: Inmarsat has joined forces with two leading start-up programmes, Rainmaking Trade and Transport Impact (T&TI) and Bluetech Accelerator, to support news businesses focused on the Internet of Things (IoT) and big data innovation in the maritime, ports

Inmarsat wins Inflight Middle East Award for second consecutive year

13 February 2019: Inmarsat has been named winner of Inflight Middle East’s Connectivity Enablement Award for the second consecutive year. The prestigious accolade was announced in Dubai yesterday, after an independent panel of industry experts voted for Inmarsat’s GX Aviation

GX Aviation goes live for the first time in Africa with Air Senegal

11 February 2019: Air Senegal has become the first airline on the African continent to activate Inmarsat’s GX Aviation inflight passenger connectivity service onboard its new-generation A330neo fleet. The airline has appointed Inmarsat partner SITAONAIR as the inflight connectivity (IFC) service

Debunking myths about commercial SATCOM for government customers

05 February 2019: In a new contributed article for SpaceNews, Inmarsat Government’s Senior Vice President of Government Strategy and Policy, Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, discusses how, with the introduction of cost-effective wideband commercial communication satellites, the industry is rapidly transforming the technical

Global supply chain vulnerable to cybersecurity risks

31 January 2019: Enterprises across the global supply chain recognise their approaches to cybersecurity must be strengthened, but are not yet taking the practical steps to safeguard their Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) deployments, according to a study undertaken for

Award win for Inmarsat SVP Peter Broadhurst

30 January 2019: Inmarsat Maritime Senior Vice President Peter Broadhurst has been recognised for the role he has played in the once-in-a-generation transformation of maritime safety and security. Peter was presented with the 2019 SMART4SEA Personality Award in Athens, Greece

Indonesian national carrier Garuda to fly with GX Aviation

30 January 2019: Inmarsat has signed a contract to provide our award-winning GX Aviation inflight broadband solution to Indonesian national carrier Garuda, in partnership with wireless technology provider Mahata Aero Teknologi, Lufthansa Technik and Lufthansa Systems. The agreement marks the

Additional non-executive director to join Inmarsat Board

29 January 2019: Inmarsat is pleased to announce that Tracy Clarke will join its Board on 1 February 2019 as an additional non-executive director. Tracy has over 30 years’ tenure in a range of international roles at Standard Chartered Bank

A winning blueprint for unified government SATCOM architecture

24 January 2019: In today’s space industry, SATCOM is about far more than satellites – it’s about end-to-end managed systems that, for government customers, answer all their mission-critical communication needs. In her latest contributed article for MilsatMagazine, , Inmarsat Government’s

First Electronic Flight Bag application certified for SB-S

24 January 2019: Inmarsat has certified Vistair’s Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) application, DocuNet™, for use on its SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S) digital aircraft operations platform. The application offers airlines a ‘live’ set of manuals that improve compliance, proficiency and safety. Airlines flying