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Inmarsat’s Successful Launch of GX5 Next Generation Satellite to Add Significant Fleet Xpress Capacity

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.

New satellite launches and cutting-edge innovation enhance global connectivity for superyachts through Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress service

New satellite launches and cutting-edge innovation enhance global connectivity for superyachts through Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress service

Press releases   •   Aug 08, 2019 12:42 BST

Inmarsat has revealed plans to triple the number of satellites servicing its flagship Ka-band Global Xpress (GX) network, the high-capacity VSAT constellation behind its Fleet Xpress high-speed mobile broadband service, by 2023 to meet rapidly increasing user demand for data across the globe, including the Arctic region.