What is a Hosted Payload?

What is a Hosted Payload?

When reading about Iridium, you may have noticed that the phrase “hosted payload” has been popping up a bunch, especially when talking about our recent Iridium NEXT launches. But what exactly does that mean, and why is it so important? First things first – what is a...
Aireon wins 5 Davey Awards!

Aireon wins 5 Davey Awards!

We are thrilled to announce that Aireon’s corporate video and website were selected to win a total of 5 prizes at the 8th Annual Davey Awards. Aireon℠ is an innovative new company that will leverage the power of the world’s furthest reaching network to enable –...
Aireon is a Once-in-a-Career Opportunity in Aviation

Aireon is a Once-in-a-Career Opportunity in Aviation

Late last month I joined Iridium, its partners and Retired U.S. Secretary of Transportation Norman Mineta, to announce the formation of Aireon. It was a once-in-a-career opportunity to be a part of something that I believe will revolutionize air traffic surveillance and even global aviation as we know it.