Volunteers for Project HOPE, Kelly Scatton, RN, and Alexis Hargbol, a pharmacy student, recently traveled to the northeast Indonesian island of Mangaran as part of a 41-person team that provided medical, dental and eye care to the villagers. Kelly volunteered as a registered nurse and Alexis signed up as a pharmacy technician.
I am a British medical doctor currently living, working and conducting research for the European Space Agency at Concordia Station in Antarctica. In my life I have made several life-changing calls using Iridium phones from remote expeditions.
Major Dan Ashton of the British Army’s Royal Corps of Signals was recently rescued from the heart of Iceland in the middle of winter using an Iridium phone.
This week, at the 2012 Iridium Partners Conference, our CEO Matt Desch stood in front of a room of 250 distribution and development partners and introduced our second-generation maritime broadband platform, Iridium Pilot™.
Blue Sky Network is now a location-based service Premium Portal Provider of the Iridium Extreme™ satellite phone.
Digi International has announced that the Iridium satellite network now supports the iDigi Device Cloud™, meaning that Digi devices with an Iridium data transceiver inside can now send and receive data via the iDigi Device Cloud over the Iridium network.