31 March 2017: Inmarsat Government, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Inmarsat plc, has been selected by AT&T as a core team member for the U.S. FirstNet network.
Inmarsat Government will work with AT&T to deliver satellite communication solutions as part of the FirstNet network.
The First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) is an independent agency under the U.S. Department of Commerce. Its public safety mission is to build, operate and maintain the first U.S. high-speed, nationwide wireless broadband network dedicated to police, firefighters and emergency medical services.
For further details, please visit the AT&T website at: http://about.att.com/story/firstnet_selects_att_to_build_network_supporting_first_responders.html.