Iridium COO Suzi McBride Shares Advice for Women in Space

Iridium COO Suzi McBride Shares Advice for Women in Space

Iridium® COO Suzi McBride delivered a keynote speech at the second annual Satellite Eves: Women in Space event during SATELLITE 2019 in Washington, DC. Throughout her 20 minute address, McBride shared how she became interested in STEM, and particularly Space, her...
Top Tips for Using your Iridium Satellite Phone

Top Tips for Using your Iridium Satellite Phone

Are you prepared to use your Iridium satellite or messenger phone? Follow these quick tips to help you use your phone as soon as you need it! This first one may seem obvious, but make sure you know where your satellite device is! You don’t want to be stuck looking for...
Time to Test Your Satellite Phone

Time to Test Your Satellite Phone

Last week, many of us set the clocks forward an hour. Whether we’re springing forward or falling back, celebrating daylight saving time is a great reminder to complete other important tasks, like checking your smoke detector batteries or testing your satellite phone!...
Celebrating International Women’s Day at Iridium

Celebrating International Women’s Day at Iridium

To celebrate International Women's Day 2019, we sat down with our new Chief Operations Officer Suzi McBride to discuss her career and what it's like being a woman in a STEM field.   About McBride: McBride has more than 25 years of experience, including building...
GEaR Stays Iridium Connected® While Conducting Noble Missions

GEaR Stays Iridium Connected® While Conducting Noble Missions

Global Exploration and Recovery LLC (GEaR) is a nonprofit based in Alaska dedicated to the location and recovery of service members who lost their lives in the world’s harshest environments. Comprised of an international group of scientists and wilderness...
Iridium Certus as a 5G Companion for Land Mobile Communications

Iridium Certus as a 5G Companion for Land Mobile Communications

The launch of Iridium CertusSM comes at an exciting time for the mobile communications world. As satellite communications continue to evolve and improve, so do terrestrial options – most famously, 5G. Undoubtedly, you’ve heard the hype surrounding 5G over the past few...