National Preparedness Month: Disaster Communications Planning

National Preparedness Month: Disaster Communications Planning

Every September, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recognizes National Preparedness Month. The devastating hurricanes, earthquakes, wildfires, and other disasters that have affected millions across the world in the past few years serve as a crucial...
Supporting Ocean Plastic Research Through Partner Collaboration

Supporting Ocean Plastic Research Through Partner Collaboration

Partner Spotlight: Global Marine Networks (GMN) and Iridium partner together to provide communications infrastructure for the ‘eXXpedition North Pacific’ If you have been following the Iridium blog, you know that Iridium and our partner GMN supported an all-female...
A Day in the Life of an Iridium Summer Intern

A Day in the Life of an Iridium Summer Intern

Guest Blogger: Kylen Bailey, Iridium Summer Intern (Marketing) Internships have become a staple of career preparation for young professionals wishing to gain meaningful experience prior to entering the workforce. The Department of Labor defines an internship as “a...
Eighth Grade Tech Trek Campers Experience Iridium® NEXT Launch

Eighth Grade Tech Trek Campers Experience Iridium® NEXT Launch

As part of our commitment to empowering the future generation of the space industry, we were thrilled to share the experience of last week’s Iridium® NEXT Launch 7 with 85 eighth-grade girls from Tech Trek summer camp in Santa Barbara, California. Tech Trek is a...
My High School Capstone Experience at Iridium

My High School Capstone Experience at Iridium

By Guest Blogger, Paige Krablin Two years ago, my high school started a Capstone program that allows seniors to explore different fields of work by participating in a two-week internship or volunteer program. Because I will be starting at the School of Engineering and...