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Communication Systems & Equipment

Iridium® Satellite Provides Tracking, Text and Telephony for Prism Helicopters

BETHESDA, Md. - June 12, 2007 - Iridium Satellite today announced that Prism Helicopters has selected Sky Connect's TRACKER(TM) and Mission Managing Units (MMU) to equip its fleet with tracking, voice and text messaging via the Iridium satellite network. The Iridium-enabled Sky Connect systems are fully compliant with new Canadian Government regulations which require that aircraft used in...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Iridium® Will Provide Satellite Links for New Nationwide Rail Communication Infrastructure in Australia

BETHESDA, Md. - June 11, 2007 - Telstra Corporation has awarded an eight-year contract, valued at $3.0-$3.5 million, to Beam Communications Pty Ltd to supply Iridium®-based satellite equipment as part of a new interstate communication infrastructure for the Australian Rail Track Corporation Ltd (ARTC). The new rail communication system for ARTC will provide a single integrated network covering...

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Test & Measurement

Air Logistics Selects Iridium for Helicopter Tracking and Communications

BETHESDA, Md. - June 7, 2007 - Iridium® Satellite today announced that Air Logistics, one of the largest U.S. helicopter fleets serving the offshore oil industry, is equipping 125 aircraft with Iridium-based satellite systems for voice communications and automatic flight following. Sky Connect, an Iridium value-added manufacturer and reseller, will install its Mission Management Unit (MMU) on...

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Services

Ham Radio Operators Rely on Iridium for Communication from Remote Islands

BETHESDA, Md. - June 4, 2007 - Iridium-® Satellite LLC provided mission-critical mobile satellite services for two recent DXpeditions, in which ham radio enthusiasts constructed temporary base stations on small remote islands to establish contact with other amateur radio operators around the world. DXpeditions are frequently undertaken by the ham radio community as part of their enthusiasm for...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Fleet Management Solutions Deploys Iridium-Based Asset Tracking/Monitoring and Management System

BETHESDA, Md. - May 7, 2007 - Iridium-® Satellite LLC is providing worldwide satellite data links for a new asset tracking, monitoring and remote management system, the Fleet Management Solutions (FMS) MLT-300i. FMS is an Iridium value-added reseller and manufacturer of GPS/All-Satellite mobile resource management systems in use in more than 50 countries. FMS successfully completed worldwide...

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Test & Measurement

Fleet Management Solutions Deploys Iridium®-Based Asset Tracking, Monitoring and Management System

BETHESDA, Md. - May 7, 2007 - Iridium-® Satellite LLC is providing worldwide satellite data links for a new asset tracking, monitoring and remote management system, the Fleet Management Solutions (FMS) MLT-300i. FMS is an Iridium value-added reseller and manufacturer of GPS/All-Satellite mobile resource management systems in use in more than 50 countries. FMS successfully completed worldwide...

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Telstra Orders U.S. $3.5 Million in Iridium®-Based Satellite Systems from Beam Communications

BETHESDA, Md. - April 17, 2007 - Iridium® Satellite announces that Beam Communications Pty Ltd, an Iridium value-added manufacturer, has received a U.S. $3.5 million (Inc GST) order from Telstra Corporation for Iridium-based satellite communications systems. Beam is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tele-IP Limited. Telstra, Australia's leading telecommunications and information services company,...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

OLSM Equips Fleet with Iridium® Satcoms for Low-Cost Efficient Crew Calling

BETHESDA, Md. - March 15, 2007 - -sterreichischer Lloyd Ship Management (-LSM) is fitting its fleet of ships with Iridium-® satellite terminals to take advantage of Iridium's enhanced low-cost crew calling services. One Net Ltd is supplying and installing the Sailor SC 4000 Iridium maritime terminals under a service agreement with Stratos. The -LSM ships will use the Iridium terminals for...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Avin International Installs Iridium® Satellite Systems on Tanker Fleet

BETHESDA, Md. - March 14, 2007 - In a move to reduce monthly satellite communication costs, Avin International is installing Iridium-® satellite terminals on its fleet of 22 oil and product tankers. Navarino Telecom, a leading provider of satellite products and services in the Greek shipping market, is supplying and installing the Iridium satellite systems for the Avin ships under a service...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Iridium Satellite, ARINC and ICG Partner to Supply Satellite Voice Phone Solution for Cathay Pacific

BETHESDA, Md. - January 31, 2007 - Iridium Satellite announces that Cathay Pacific Airways of Hong Kong will be the first commercial airline customer to adopt an Iridium-based global satellite voice solution developed by ARINC and International Communications Group (ICG). ARINC will install the Iridium Satellite voice telephone solution on seven Cathay Pacific Boeing 747-200 series aircraft under...

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