The Iridium Phoenix – Decoding the 5th Launch Patch

The Iridium Phoenix – Decoding the 5th Launch Patch

Rising from the ashes to become a force in the industry, undergoing financial and technological transformations and being reborn through the Iridium® NEXT constellation – our fifth launch patch celebrates the Iridium story past, present and future. Everything on our...

Iridium CertusSM – More Than Just Satellite Broadband

To kick off 2018, we wanted to provide a deep dive into one of this year’s key Iridium initiatives – Iridium CertusSM. Enabled by Iridium NEXT, Iridium Certus is our next-generation, specialty broadband service, offering critical safety, L-band communications connectivity to the entire planet. In addition to providing the fastest L-band speeds available, Iridium Certus will shake up the market status quo.

Falcon 9 Rocket is Vertical at Vandenberg Air Force Base

Falcon 9 Rocket is Vertical at Vandenberg Air Force Base

Ready for Third Iridium® NEXT Launch What:Iridium Communications, in partnership with SpaceX, is prepared to launch its third set of 10 Iridium NEXT satellites tomorrow, October 9th, on SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket. The full payload and rocket have been transported to the...