Inmarsat’s Successful Launch of GX5 Next Generation Satellite to Add Significant Fleet Xpress Capacity
Press releases • Nov 27, 2019 12:00 GMT
Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, has confirmed the successful launch of GX5, the fifth satellite in the world-leading Global Xpress (GX) fleet delivering Fleet Xpress high-speed maritime broadband services. The satellite was lifted into orbit by an Ariane 5 launch vehicle from the Ariane Launch Complex No. 3 (ELA-3) in Kourou, French Guiana.
- Hi-res image - Inmarsat - Inmarsat's GX5 satellite was lifted into orbit by an Ariane 5 launch vehicle from the Ariane Launch Complex No. 3 (ELA-3) in Kourou, French Guiana on Tuesday 26 November
- Inmarsat’s successful launch of GX5 next generation satellite to add significant Fleet Xpress capacity
- Jules Riegal
Press releases • Sep 26, 2019 12:33 BST
Dutch maritime connectivity and IT service provider Castor Marine has completed extensive network performance testing of the new Intellian v85NX, reporting that the world’s first Ku- to Ka-band convertible 85cm VSAT antenna system displays RF capabilities well on par with larger, heavier and more costly VSAT antenna system alternatives.
Press releases • Aug 28, 2018 12:17 BST
After receiving certification for its first Iridium CertusSM terminal in August, Cobham SATCOM has shipped its first SAILOR 4300 L-band systems, ensuring that maritime early adopters of Iridium’s next generation multi-service platform, powered by the $3 billion Iridium® NEXT Low-Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite constellation are ready for the commercial service introduction planned for 2018.