09 March 2016: Inmarsat attended the first annual Mobile Satellite Users Association (MSUA) Mobility Satellite Innovation Awards at SATELLITE 2016.
This event on 8 March brought together many of the industry’s top companies to celebrate cutting-edge mobility innovations designed for the SATCOM market.
Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, Inmarsat Senior Vice President, Government Strategy & Policy, U.S. Government Business Unit, was on hand to accept the Top Government Mobility Satcom Innovation award for Global Xpress, the next-generation end-to-end system, which brings seamless, affordable Ka-band for users anywhere around the globe.
This award further underscores Inmarsat’s position as a trusted provider of mobile satellite solutions in support of government organisations.
MSUA is a non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting the interests of users and providers of satellite mobility solutions worldwide.
Judges selected Global Xpress for the award based on the numerous benefits it delivers to meet the demands of government end users. These benefits include:
Peter Hadinger, Inmarsat President, U.S. Government Business Unit, said: ““Through Global Xpress, Inmarsat brings the capabilities of fully-managed worldwide wideband SATCOM solution that is fully interoperable with MILSATCOM,”
“This award further validates Global Xpress is truly an industry game changer and delivers unmatched mobile capabilities and benefits to the government.”