U.S. and allied military forces rely on Inmarsat’s worldwide L-band Tactical Satellite (L-TAC) service to augment and extend their UHF and VHF capabilities by allowing them to use existing tactical radios over Inmarsat’s L Band satellites — saving money and saving lives through advanced communications technology.
Inmarsat formalised a ten-year strategic partnership with Lufthansa Group in October 2015. As part of the agreement, Inmarsat will provide high-speed inflight connectivity services for passengers onboard the European continental fleet of Lufthansa, with a framework also provided to extend the services to other airline brands within the group.
EUKOR Car Carriers, one of the world’s largest shipping companies specialising in the transportation of cars and other rolling cargo, selected Global Xpress for their fleet of 27 vessels, for connectivity across the Indian Ocean region, with plans to roll-out full global coverage across their fleet with, Fleet Xpress when the network goes live in 2016.
Ergon Energy maintains and manages the regional electric distribution network across Queensland, Australia. It provides energy for over 720,000 homes and businesses, covering 97% of the state of Queensland. Its distribution network reaches some of the most rural parts of Australia, requiring 160,000 kilometres of power lines and more than a million power poles.