Global Satellite Teams with Iridium to Distribute Iridium Pilot™

Global Satellite Teams with Iridium to Distribute Iridium Pilot™

We made a very exciting announcement at the Miami Boat Show that I wanted to share with the 360 community.

Global Satellite announced our company will be the first service provider to distribute Iridium Pilot™ to customers. We exhibited the new technology at the show and expect to see many of our customers and boating enthusiasts interested in the new service.

Text Messages in Space … Talk about Furthest Reaching

Text Messages in Space … Talk about Furthest Reaching

Leave it to the teenagers to demonstrate successful texting in space. In May, Iridium partner Satwest, NASA and students at Mesa Middle School in Las Cruces, New Mexico took part in an experiment to send continuous text messages to a satellite phone onboard the UP Aerospace sounding rocket as it flew into space.

Five Years Running

Five Years Running

Fleet Management Solutions (FMS) just shared the news with us that they’ve been named to Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 500/5000 list of the fastest growing companies for the fifth year in a row. FMS says that the list represents the most important segments of the economy –...
Expect the Unexpected

Expect the Unexpected

In the event of an emergency – it’s not ‘who you gonna call’ but how. Yesterday’s 5.9 earthquake, felt at Iridium’s headquarters in McLean, Va. and along the East Coast, reminds us that you can never be too prepared. Take a look back at this piece from Iridium’s...
NEXT is Now: Hosted Payloads on Iridium NEXT

NEXT is Now: Hosted Payloads on Iridium NEXT

By Lt. Gen. John Campbell (USAF-Ret.), Executive Vice President, Government Programs, Iridium President Barack Obama’s 2010 National Space Policy couldn’t be clearer:  government departments and agencies will explore ways to take advantage of private sector...