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Iridium Adds Industry Powerhouse Intellian to Iridium Certus® Maritime Portfolio
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Iridium Adds Industry Powerhouse Intellian to Iridium Certus® Maritime Portfolio

Intellian's C700 Iridium Certus terminal unveiled at Kormarine 2019 Mclean, Va., Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) today announced Intellian as the newest manufacturer of Iridium CertusTM maritime terminals. Intellian is introducing the C700 terminal which will enable a variety of applications including safety, bridge and crew welfare...

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Iridium Certus® Wins Top Connected Platform Solution Award at SATELLITE 2019
Communication Systems & Equipment

Iridium Certus® Wins Top Connected Platform Solution Award at SATELLITE 2019

MCLEAN, Va., May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) announced today that Iridium Certus has won the award for "Top Connected Platform" during the annual Mobile Satellite Users Association (MSUA) Mobility Satellite Innovation Awards at SATELLITE 2019. Iridium Certus is a unique platform that enables both the development and adoption of specialty broadband...

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Latest Iridium Certus Broadband Service Provides On-the-Move Access and High-Quality Voice Access
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Latest Iridium Certus Broadband Service Provides On-the-Move Access and High-Quality Voice Access

The Iridium Certus Broadband Service allows mobile office functionality and two-way remote communication for assets, autonomous vehicles, trains, aircrafts and ships. The platform keeps lone workers, crews at sea or operational aircraft safely connected regardless of location. The Iridium Certus is powered by low earth orbit Iridium satellite network that consists of 66 crosslinked satellites. It...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Broadband Platform designed for maritime satellite communications.

Engineered for durability to withstand harsh maritime conditions, Iridium Pilot is packaged in small, lightweight electronically-steerable, phased-array antenna, designed to maintain connectivity in rough seas. In addition to broadband connectivity, it offers 3 independent phone lines, all of which work simultaneously, with data speeds up to 134 kbps. Other capabilities include a built-in...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Delorme Inreach(TM) Receives 2011 Best of What's New Honors from Popular Science

Groundbreaking satellite communicator enables two-way text messaging with delivery confirmation, anywhere in the world New York, NY - DeLorme, the innovation leader in navigation technology, has been honored for its new inReach(TM) Satellite Communicator with a Popular Science Best of What's New award. Popular Science annually awards 100 new products and technologies in 11 categories including:...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Iridium Axcesspoint, Axcesspoint Connect and Axcesspoint Mail & Web Now Commercially Available

Wi-Fi Hotspot Accessory and Applications the First to Allow Smartphones, Tablets and Laptops to Connect Anywhere via the Iridium Global Network MCLEAN, Va. - Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:IRDM) announces the commercial availability of a complete suite of Iridium AxcessPoint products and services. The suite includes the Iridium AxcessPoint Wi-Fi hotspot accessory, the free Iridium...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Iridium Force(TM) - A New Vision for Global Communications - Designed to Enhance and Expand the Way People and Organizations Connect Everywhere

Iridium Introduces New Products and Services that Demonstrate the Power of Iridium Force MCLEAN, Va. - Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:IRDM) today announced its vision for the future of personal mobile satellite communications, Iridium Force(TM). This vision uses the power of the world's furthest reaching network to accelerate the development of enhanced personal communication capabilities...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Navibulgar Reduces Costs and Enhances Fleet Efficiency with Iridium Openport®

Bulker Fleet Sees Iridium Broadband Satellite Connections as Key to Improving Management of Ships MCLEAN, Va.- Navigation Maritime Bulagare (Navibulgar), a leading company in the bulk shipping sector, reports significant communication cost savings and greater management efficiencies since retrofitting its fleet of 45 bulk carriers with Iridium OpenPort® from Iridium Communications Inc....

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Iridium Provides Satellite Communications for 2011 Iditarod® Sled Dog Race Safety

Iridium and Service Partners Provide Critical Voice and Data Communications for Racers, Dogs and Volunteers MCLEAN, Va. - Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:IRDM) is teaming with its service partners, SatCom Global and IonEarth, to provide satellite voice and data services for the Iditarod® Sled Dog Race, beginning March 5 in Anchorage, Alaska. Iridium is the world's farthest reaching mobile...

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Iridium Adds Industry Powerhouse Intellian to Iridium Certus® Maritime Portfolio
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Iridium Adds Industry Powerhouse Intellian to Iridium Certus® Maritime Portfolio

Intellian's C700 Iridium Certus terminal unveiled at Kormarine 2019 Mclean, Va., Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) today announced Intellian as the newest manufacturer of Iridium CertusTM maritime terminals. Intellian is introducing the C700 terminal which will enable a variety of applications including safety, bridge and crew welfare...

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U.S. Department of Defense Awards Iridium 5-Year Gateway Evolution Contract Worth Up to $76 Million

New IDIQ Agreement Provides Pathway for Continued Innovation and Future State-of-the-Art Enhancements to DoD SATCOM Capabilities Mclean, Va., Oct. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) today announced that it has been awarded a 5-year, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract from the Defense Information Systems Agency on behalf of the United States...

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Iridium and OneWeb to Collaborate on a Global Satellite Services Offering

MoU between LEO Ku-band and L-band satellite operators is the first of its kind in the industry Mclean, Va. and London, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) and OneWeb today announced they have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work together toward a combined service offering. This combined service offering would be designed to make it...

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Iridium Awarded 7-Year, $738.5 Million Contract by the U.S. Department of Defense

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) today announced that it has been awarded a $738.5 million, seven-year, fixed-price contract with the United States Department of Defense through the U.S. Air Force Space Command (AFSpC) to provide unlimited satellite services from its unique Low Earth Orbit (LEO) constellation. Through what is known as the...

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New Era for Safety at Sea as First-Ever Iridium® GMDSS Terminal is Unveiled

The Lars Thrane LT-3100S will be the first terminal to offer Iridium service for the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System MCLEAN, Va., June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) and partner Lars Thrane, today unveiled the Lars Thrane (LT) 3100S terminal designed to operate on the Iridium network for Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) vessel...

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Iridium Certus® Wins Top Connected Platform Solution Award at SATELLITE 2019
Communication Systems & Equipment

Iridium Certus® Wins Top Connected Platform Solution Award at SATELLITE 2019

MCLEAN, Va., May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) announced today that Iridium Certus has won the award for "Top Connected Platform" during the annual Mobile Satellite Users Association (MSUA) Mobility Satellite Innovation Awards at SATELLITE 2019. Iridium Certus is a unique platform that enables both the development and adoption of specialty broadband...

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Historic Public Services Agreement Signed as Iridium Continues Readying GMDSS Services for Launch

International Mobile Satellite Organization and Iridium continue progress towards Iridium's January 2020 GMDSS Debut Mclean, Va., April 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) announced today the signing of their Public Services Agreement (PSA) with the International Mobile Satellite Organization (IMSO), which details the conditions for IMSO to act as regulator...

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Iridium Enhances Network with New Southern Hemisphere Ground Station

New Punta Arenas site will add network capacity efficiencies and further solidify Iridium® network redundancy Mclean, Va., March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) announced today the commercial service activation of a new southern hemisphere ground station, located in Punta Arenas, Chile. The addition of the Punta Arenas teleport network site adds geographic...

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