Communication Services

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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Harris Corporation Receives Intelsat Approval for Its Multiband Deployable Antenna Terminals

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 7 -- (Harris Booth #513) -- Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has received Type Approval for its Large Aperture Multiband Deployable Antenna (LAMDA) terminals from Intelsat, the world's largest provider of fixed satellite services. The announcement was made during the Association of the U.S. Army (AUSA)...

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Raytheon Team Proposes Single International Standard in ADS-B Pursuit

WASHINGTON, March 5, 2007 -- Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) is proposing an innovative solution for the Federal Aviation Administration's Automatic Dependent Surveillance - Broadcast program that reduces equipment costs and improves safety by adopting a single international standard for locating aircraft. ADS-B is the first step in the FAA's next generation air transportation system, known as...

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Loral Skynet Announces Skyreach Cellular Backhaul Service with Comtech EF Data

New IP-Based Application Delivers A Cost-Effective, Fully Managed Solution for Mobile/Cellular Operators BEDMINSTER, N.J., Feb. 14 /- Loral Skynet, a subsidiary of Loral Space & Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:LORL), today introduced a new, satellite-based cellular backhaul service that enables mobile/cellular operators to extend their networks and reduce the operational costs of serving remote and...

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SkyWave SureLinx 8100 D+/GPRS Type Approved by Inmarsat

OTTAWA, Ontario - February 12, 2007 - SkyWave Mobile Communications (www.skywave.com), a worldwide leader in Inmarsat D+ satellite communications products and services, today announces its SureLinx 8100 D+/GPRS integrated wireless controller has received full Inmarsat Type Approval. Inmarsat is the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services. With Type Approval, the...

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Fax Service is designed for residential subscribers.

Based on T.38 ITU (International Telecommunications Union) standard for sending faxes across IP networks in real-time mode, Packet8 Freedom Fax service offers increased fax transmission speeds. FoIP (Fax over IP) solution also enables users to enhance functionality of their existing broadband Internet service.

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American Honda to Equip More than 650,000 Vehicles with XM Satellite Radio for 2007

WASHINGTON, Nov. 30 -- XM Satellite Radio (NASDAQ:XMSR), the nation's leading provider of satellite radio with more than seven million subscribers, today announced that American Honda Motor Co., Inc., one of the world's most successful automotive brands, will factory- install XM in more than 650,000 of its 2007 model year vehicles. A record number of Honda and Acura brand passenger cars and...

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AT&T to Provide Satellite Services to Nlets, The International Justice and Public Information-Sharing Network

Application Will Be Utilized by the U.S. Armed Forces in the Delivery of Vital Information PHOENIX, Nov. 14-- AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) today announced that Nlets, the premier provider of secure interstate justice and public-safety network systems, has announced a one-year contract for satellite services with AT&T. Based in Phoenix, Nlets provides international, computer-based message- switching systems...

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Eclipse Aviation and Iridium Announce Mobile Satellite Products and Services for Eclipse 500

VLJ leader continues to increase safety and enhance customer experience through technology innovation ORLANDO, Fla.- October 17, 2006 - Today Eclipse Aviation, manufacturer of the world's first very light jet (VLJ), and Iridium Satellite announce that the Iridium mobile satellite communications system will be a standard offering on the Eclipse 500. Eclipse Aviation is an Iridium value-added...

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Iridium Provides Reliable Low-Cost Satellite E-Mail Service for Zodiac Ships

BETHESDA, Md. - October 4, 2006 - Zodiac Maritime Agencies Ltd., a major international ship management company, has equipped its fleet of 132 ships with an Iridium-based satellite e-mail system supplied by AND Group plc in a move to reduce the rising costs of ship-to-shore communication. The shipboard package includes a Thrane and Thrane Sailor ST4120 transceiver bundled with AND's Rapidomail...

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