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...

Iridium NEXT Launch Update: The Third Launch is on for October 4th!

On August 25, 2017, we shared our new target launch date for Iridium-3, provided by SpaceX: Due to the many preparations that take place in advance of a launch, SpaceX needs a few extra days to get ready. Get your espresso machines ready, because we are slotted for an...