A Strong and Secure Relationship: Iridium and the US Government

A Strong and Secure Relationship: Iridium and the US Government

Iridium helps the DoD mobilize and monitor personnel, data and assets on-the-ground, beyond line-of-site and out of reach of terrestrial communications infrastructure — anywhere on the planet. Last year, Iridium was awarded a fixed-price contract with the Defense...
Where in the World is Iridium this September?

Where in the World is Iridium this September?

From Paris to Hamburg to Lima to Las Vegas, Iridium is truly everywhere this September, and we hope to see you while we’re on the road! As a satellite technology innovator and market leader, we are excited to be attending, exhibiting, and speaking at a number of trade...
Iridium Revolutionizes Global Air Traffic Surveillance with Aireon Launch

Iridium Revolutionizes Global Air Traffic Surveillance with Aireon Launch

Today, Iridium made a revolutionary announcement that will transform air traffic management forever.

Aireon, a planned joint venture between Iridium and NAV CANADA, the world’s largest oceanic ANSP by traffic volume, with support from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and suppliers Exelis and Harris Corporation, will allow fully global and continuous space-based monitoring and control of aircraft, even over oceans and remote regions where it is not possible today.

Iridium Flies North to Alaska

Iridium Flies North to Alaska

The Department of Interior (DOI) in Alaska has deployed Iridium-based Spidertracks Spider S3 and Spider S4 aircraft tracking devices to Alaskan aircraft operators, providing them with a reliable, cost-effective and portable tracking solution that meets DOI requirements.