When climatologists are out in the field – especially in extreme weather conditions – connectivity is critical. Researchers and scientists need to communicate with each other, field bases, and labs hundreds or thousands of miles away. Iridium® delivers these vital communications services and supports climate research with unparalleled performance through robust, weather-resilient solutions. From helping researchers to analyze soil density in remote lands, or track glaciers in isolated oceans, or provide early warnings for natural disasters, Iridium solutions are at the core of climate research and innovation.
- Weather Pattern Data Gathering & Forecasting
- Weather Balloon Command and Control
- Water Level Monitoring
- Water Salinity Monitoring
- Temperature and Barometric Pressure Data Collection & Storage
- Energy Usage Reporting
- Soil Density Monitoring
- Ice Tracking
- Early Tsunami / Weather Detection and Warnings
- Voice Calling
- Team Coordination
- Personnel Tracking & GPS
- Weather Tracking
- Messaging Apps
When it matters most, Iridium is there. Iridium’s satellite network enables the collection and transmission of short- and long-term weather forecasts, providing researchers with critical information in real-time. With Iridium and our partners producing rugged, power-efficient solutions, we help climatologists better understand climate change and create new ways of tracking, recording, and preventing major climate events.