The term “passive antenna” opposite of active antenna refers to a radiation-emitting device made completely of inert materials. In most cases, an Iridium passive antenna system consists of a passive radiator (antenna element), passive impedance matching, passive balun, passive tuning (capacitive or inductive), and passive interconnects (commonly 50 Ohm or 75 Ohm impedance). Depending on
Iridium At A Glance - Apollo Satellite
Iridium is Proud to Share Its First Environmental, Social, and Governance Report Iridium is pleased to deliver their first Iridium Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) report. Since inception, their core mission and purpose has been to provide communication and connectivity to places and people where it’s been impossible before, expanding social progress and safety as
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Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress Maritime Service takes maritime communications to the next level, delivering the high data speeds enabled by Inmarsat’s Global Xpress Ka-band technology combined with the proven reliability of Inmarsat’s flagship FleetBroadband L-band service. The service is powering the maritime data revolution. Guaranteed global bandwidth ensures that ship owners and operators can improve business
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Make sure you view the Iridium SatPhone manual included in the package for full details on how to use your satellite phone prior to leaving for your trip. This is only a quick reference guide. Placing a Call: Turn on phone Position the antenna so it stands in a vertical position and in full visibility
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It’s Here and it’s Going Fast. Iridium OpenPort is the world’s first global, high-speed network specifically engineered for the maritime market. It offers true IP connectivity with up to three phone lines available for simultaneous use. Equipment is easy to install and surprisingly affordable. Iridium OpenPort delivers more bandwidth at a better price to your
PTT From Iridium Service
Fast, Simple, Global, Iridium Push to Talk as it was meant to be. It has been around since the 1930s, providing immediacy of voice, one-to-many communication and fast response times for individuals doing tough jobs around the world. Military personnel, industrial workers, government staff, emergency crews, and utility companies use it to stay connected. It
iDirect Solution's
With exploration and production activities in the oil and gas industry reaching an all-time high, companies have expanded their operations further into outlying areas – from remote sites deep in the wilderness to offshore rigs across the horizon; iDirect Solution can help. As oil and gas teams venture into these distant locations, they move well
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Applications – Iridium GO

Effective and smart communications while utilizing Iridium GO Applications is a key factor in successful explorations, missions, expeditions and any kind of travel at sea, in the air or in remote areas of the globe. Let your Iridium GO portable satellite Internet device work for you! Within the Iridium GO application developer portfolio, OCENS provides
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Iridium Emergency Response w/PTT

Reliable communication during emergency situations is critical for both victims and responders alike. Where traditional networks are limited or fail, Iridium Push-to-Talk (PTT) persists, providing rapid and reliable communications anywhere in the world – all at the push of a button. It’s these qualities that led the Mobile Satellite Users Association (MSUA) to recognize Iridium
Global Iridium PTT Solution
The Global Iridium PTT Solution is the world’s first truly global, satellite-based push-to-talk service. It enables fast, simple, and global group communications at the push of a button, enabling instant communication between participants located anywhere on earth. The solution includes the Iridium PTT service; the Iridium Command Center, the cloud-based management system where radios and
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Inmarsat will showcase its latest technologies and services, including the real-life applications of Global Xpress (GX) in Asia Pacific and the plans for its next-generation Inmarsat-6 constellation at CommunicAsia 2016 on 31st May to 3rd June in Singapore. “The demand for truly reliable, high-speed mobile broadband is rising rapidly throughout the Asia Pacific region and across all
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IsatPhone Pro emergency calling is now available in Australia. Australian customers can now access emergency services direct from Inmarsat’s handheld satellite phone, IsatPhone Pro. A new facility enables users located in Australia or its territorial waters (up to 200 nautical miles off-shore) to dial either 000 or 112 and be routed through to the local
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Iridium Satellite Phone Testing

For those working far afield or in harsh conditions, dangerous situations can arise quickly and can be impossible to predict — but they are not impossible to prepare for. If you rely on your satellite phone as a critical connection in times of need, you may want to Test Your Iridium Satellite Phone so you