The landscape of the arctic is shifting; more waterways are becoming accessible and allowing for commercial, governmental, and geopolitical expansion. With traditional means of communications breaking down above the 65th parallels, Iridium serves the U.S. government through unparalleled connectivity solutions for deployed teams and assets operating in the polar regions.
- Secure Voice
- Netted Iridium® Team Communications
- Real-time Personnel and Asset Tracking & Situational Awareness
- Operational Training
- Video Conferencing
- Remote Data Transfer
- Unattended Sensors
- Video Upload and Sharing
- Real-time Asset Tracking & Monitoring
- UAV C2 and ISR Data Backhaul
- Airspace Surveillance
- Missile Warning Entities
- On The Move Communications
- Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS)
When staying connected is essential, only Iridium® delivers the mission-critical services required by the U.S. government in the furthest regions on Earth. Whether the mission takes you to Alaska, Canada, Greenland, Iceland, Sweden, Finland, Norway, or even the poles, Iridium enables communications across vast distances with clarity and accuracy. Iridium’s reliable and redundant network allows U.S. government vehicles, vessels, and aircraft to operate outside the reach of terrestrial or radio coverage.