FLYHT: Using Iridium® to Connect Customers to What Matters

FLYHT: Using Iridium® to Connect Customers to What Matters

The world of business jet management requires precision, reliability and competence. High net worth individuals understand that time is very valuable. These individuals run multi-billion dollar organizations and need to travel around the globe, sometimes at a moment’s notice. Companies that manage business jets need to ensure their customers’ aircraft are always ready to fly when their passengers want to fly.

FLYHT’s technology, the Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRSTM), which uses Iridium technology, aids in the management of aircraft by providing real-time information on the state of the aircraft. With AFIRS onboard, the operator can be sure they know the state of the aircraft and ensure their customers get to where they need to be.

Follow the adventures of Walt & Al – Part 1

Follow the adventures of Walt & Al – Part 1

On April 27th 2012, Al Lepore and myself, Walt Everetts, two satellite industry veterans, will set out to do something extraordinary: hike up to Everest Base Camp. The 20-day journey will take us from the United States to the heart of the Nepalese Himalaya — through...
Iridium 9555 Unlocks Last Degree Badge with Christophe Vandaele in North Pole

Iridium 9555 Unlocks Last Degree Badge with Christophe Vandaele in North Pole

When we say Iridium enables connections anywhere in the world, we really mean it. Recently, Yahoo! reported that Christophe Vandaele became the second person in history (the first was arctic adventurer, Parker Liautaud) to unlock foursquare’s “Last Degree Badge” which is awarded to users who check in at the North Pole.

Iridium Extreme® in the News: Surviving Anything

We always get excited when Iridium products are mentioned in the news! Last month, Outdoor Life mentioned the Iridium Extreme® in its feature, “Surviving Anything.” The article focuses on the tools you need to make it through life threatening situations.