Contents Letter to the Editor Aeronautical Mobile Satellite (Route) Services Update Latitude Technologies Provides Satcoms for Fixed-Wing Aircraft and Helicopters L2 Completes Certification of ICG Iridium Satcom for Major Carrier Avidyne Adds European Approvals for Iridium Satcom Solutions Visit
Aeronautical Satellite News Brief--June 2009 June 2009 Dear Editor, This news brief contains a summary of news from Iridium Satellite LLC and our Service Partners in the aviation market. We hope you find these stories interesting and newsworthy for your readers.
AMTS Offers Iridium-Based Long-Range Identification and Tracking Services BETHESDA, Md. and CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – June 10, 2009 – Absolute Maritime Tracking Services (AMTS) and Iridium Satellite LLC (Iridium) announce that AMTS is now offering Long-Range Identification and Tracking (LRIT) through the
Background Information for Media: Iridium® LRIT Solutions Bethesda, MD—September 25, 2008—The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted Regulation 19-1 as an amendment to Chapter V of the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) Convention requirements for the
Background Information for Media: Mobile Satellite Safety Services for GMDSS Bethesda, MD—September 25, 2008—Since the creation of the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) more than two decades ago, Inmarsat has been the only mobile satellite provider certified to supply safety