Iridium launches broadband satellite service

Iridium agreed with Rolls-Royce Marine to work to integrate Iridium Certus into RRM's suite of Ship Intelligence solutions

Satellite network operator Iridium launched a new connectivity platform to provide high-speed broadband services to maritime and terrestrial customers. Iridium Certus utilises Global L-band VSAT, based on Iridium''s new $3 billion low orbit satellite constellation of 66 satellites.

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