Twenty years of communications for life

07 June 2019: Emergency telecommunications agency Télécoms Sans Frontières (TSF) deployed in 13 countries in 2018 in response to major humanitarian crises. The Inmarsat-sponsored NGO details its global activities in its newly-published annual report, which reveals that since its creation

Inmarsat and Hyundai Global Service fast-track maritime digitalisation

05 June 2019: Inmarsat has signed a business cooperation agreement that allows Hyundai Global Service (HGS) to offer ship owners and managers a total care solution route to maritime digitalisation. HGS was established in 2016 by parent group Hyundai Heavy

Inmarsat joins One Sea maritime industry alliance

05 June 2019: Inmarsat has joined One Sea, the industry alliance that brings together leading exponents of autonomous ship technology. One Sea’s primary aim is to lead the way towards an operating autonomous maritime ecosystem by 2025. The Finnish collaboration

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

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

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,

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

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,

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

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