Project HOPE in Belize: How one phone call brings hope to a family

Project HOPE in Belize: How one phone call brings hope to a family

When you’re in a remote area away from your friends and family, it’s comforting to know that you have a reliable source of communication. Through our work with Project HOPE in Belize, Iridium was able to provide that connection for volunteers Amy Kogut, a midwife, and Lindsey Zupancic, RN, as well as a local family who was in a dire situation.

Iridium makes it easier than ever to Test Your Satellite Phone

Iridium makes it easier than ever to Test Your Satellite Phone

For this year’s Test Your Satellite Phone week, taking place from May 26 to June 1, Iridium has introduced new instructional tools to help satellite phone users ensure their equipment is ready for the unexpected. Now in its seventh year, the Test Your Satellite Phone...
A Passage Through Ice

A Passage Through Ice

In the summer of 2012, the “A Passage Through Ice” expedition went on a four-month, 10,000-nautical mile Arctic journey aboard a 31-foot fiberglass sailboat. The purpose of the voyage was to track the Polar Ice Cap and highlight the impact of climate change in the...
SELEX Elsag and Iridium® Help Team Explore Antarctic

SELEX Elsag and Iridium® Help Team Explore Antarctic

We received a great letter from Major Stan Marsh that we wanted to share with the community.

Major Marsh recently led a team on a two-year Antarctic expedition, ‘In the Spirit of Captain Scott’ in this, the centenary year of his team’s heroic journey to the South Pole their scientific contribution to our understanding the Antarctic region.

The team used two Iridium® 9555 satellite phones and SELEX Elsag technical communications support to contact home and update their blog along the way.