VesseLINK™ by Thales

VesseLINK™ by Thales – a global leader in delivering sophisticated solutions for the world’s navies – gives your critical marine operation global communications coverage. It is the solution to depend on for essential communications wherever and whenever you are at sea. Whether you operate a large fleet or a single vessel, this solution is designed to meet your unique challenges through a simple, adaptable and robust design.

VesseLINK comes with an intuitive, user-friendly interface and can be quickly integrated into existing vessels or new fleets. It also includes built-in upgradeability to extend the life of your investment and ensure peak speed and performance.

Technical Specifications & Features


  • Size 35.6 cm dia. x 22.9 cm h
  • Weight 3.2 kg


  • Size 30.5 cm x 22.9 cm x 7.6 cm
  • Weight 3.4 kg

Safety Services:

  • Voice and data enabled delivering up to 3 dedicated voice channels
  • Telemedicine capable
  • Location tracking

Operational Enhancements:

  • Enhanced at-sea reporting, service logging, crew connectivity, system/cargo monitoring and other operational requirements
  • Real-time weather
  • Embedded 802.11b/g Wi-Fi Access point
  • Multiple user capability, up to 12 connected devices
  • Application enabled functionality for Android and iOS devices


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Brochure for Thales VesseLINK, a partner device powered by Iridium Certus.

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Fact Sheet
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Fact Sheet detailing our Iridium Certus 700 Service class offerings

Products: Iridium Certus 9810, MissionLINK by Thales, SAILOR 4300 by Cobham, VesseLINK by Thales
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Press Release
Jul 30, 2019197.85 KB
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Title: IMOCA Appoints Iridium its Official Communications Partner
Distribution Date: Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Distribution Time: 07:31 AM EST

Press release announcing Iridium as the official communications partner of the International Monohull Open Class Association, or IMOCA, and their IMOCA Globe Series World (Racing) Championship. IMOCA is the association representing 60 foot monohull class yachts, and is recognized as such by the International Sailing Federation. The IMOCA Globe Series World Championship is a series of races that take place around the world, including the Vendée Globe race, which is a single-crewed, non-stop round the world race starting in November of 2020.

Thales joins Iridium as an official communications partner with each yacht equipping a VesseLINK terminal and operating using Iridium Certus as their primary means of satellite communication. More than 30 skippers worldwide will be relying on Iridium-based technology as they pilot through extreme open-sea environments.

Products: VesseLINK by Thales
Services: Iridium Certus®
Verticals: Corporate, Iridium Certus, Maritime
Jun 19, 2018192.51 MB
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Iridium Certus Maritime Videos featuring the Cobham SAILOR 4300 and the Thales VesseLINK

Products: Iridium Certus 9810, SAILOR 4300 by Cobham, VesseLINK by Thales
Services: Iridium Certus®
Verticals: Iridium Certus, Maritime
Jun 20, 2018192.48 MB
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Video showcasing an upcoming Iridium Certus products for Maritime, Thales VesseLINK.

Products: Iridium Certus 9810, VesseLINK by Thales
Services: Iridium Certus®
Verticals: Iridium Certus, Maritime