A Day in the Life of an Iridium 2019 Intern

A Day in the Life of an Iridium 2019 Intern

To many, internships mean getting coffee and placing lunch orders, but at Iridium, interns are involved in important projects and tasks from day one! From collaborating on team projects to managing individual assignments, the 2019 Iridium Summer Interns have explored...
Iridium VP Encourages Others to “Pledge-a-Pint”

Iridium VP Encourages Others to “Pledge-a-Pint”

One of the simplest ways to help save a life is by donating blood! Iridium’s Regional VP of Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Russia, Dan Mercer, knows this very personally. After his wife’s life was saved by a blood transfusion, he learned the importance of this...
ESTEM Antarctica goes Iridium GO!

ESTEM Antarctica goes Iridium GO!

Guest Blogger: Nuno Sidónio Andrade Pereira, Polytechnic Institute of Beja – Portugal  February 8, 2019. We land in King George island, South Shetland, Antarctica Peninsula. The sky was grey (as usual), and the landscape is almost like a black and white old...
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!...