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Inmarsat’s Fastest Ever Inflight Broadband Plans Are Now Available for Business Aviation Customers

May 23, 2023
New and existing customers can now select Jet ConneX plans that redefine the gold standard in connectivity and satisfy even the most data-hungry users for years to come.

Next-Generation Terminal for Inmarsat’s GX Aviation Inflight Broadband Solution Achieves Major Certification Milestone

Dec. 10, 2021
Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, announced that the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved and certified an advanced, next...

United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby Highlights Renewed Focus on Passenger Experience During Broadcast Event

July 26, 2021
Scott Kirby, CEO of United Airlines, was amongst the biggest names in aviation that took part in the record-breaking FlightPlan: C-Suite Week online broadcast, highlighting the...
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Cabin Communications

Inmarsat and Hughes Bring Unrivaled Inflight Connectivity to North American Airlines and Passengers

Oct. 20, 2020
On Oct. 20, Inmarsat unveiled a major strategic collaboration with Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite networks and services, marking...

Inmarsat Unveils New SwiftBroadband Helo X-Stream High Data Rate Service for Rotary Aircraft

Nov. 6, 2019
Inmarsat has announced the launch of SwiftBroadband Helo (SB-Helo) X-Stream, a new system for X-Stream services specifically developed for rotary aircraft. The tailor-made solution...

Shenzhen Airlines Begins Evaluation of SwiftBroadband-Safety, Inmarsat and Cobham’s Next Generation Connectivity Platform for the Flight Deck

May 1, 2017
The Shenzhen partnership is part of a joint venture between Inmarsat, Beijing Marine Communication & Navigation Company, Ltd. (MCN) and Aviation Data Communication Corporation...
Aviation Security

Inmarsat Supports ICAO’s Commitment to Urgent Implementation of Live Flight Tracking

Feb. 6, 2015
"Safety is our heritage and our future. Our focus is to work with all aviation partners to develop reliable safety services and effective operational practices.”
Cabin Communications

Successful Launch Confirmed for Inmarsat’s Second Global Xpress Satellite (Inmarsat-5 F2)

Feb. 2, 2015
The satellite was correctly acquired by the Inmarsat (Paumalu) ground station at ~18:10 GMT (1 February) and the Inmarsat-5 launch provider, ILS, confirmed a successful spacecraft...
Engines & Components

Inmarsat Confirms Launch Date for 2nd Global Xpress Satellite

Jan. 25, 2015
Global Xpress will deliver superfast connectivity to the remotest regions in the world – providing up to 100X faster broadband speeds on land, at sea and in the air
Airport Technology

European Space Agency Contracts Inmarsat to Develop Space-based Aviation Data Link for European Airspace

Nov. 26, 2014
The Iris Precursor partnership will upgrade SwiftBroadband to meet the demanding standards set for ground-based VHF data links.

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Aircraft Airframe & Accessories

Inmarsat and Thales Conclude GX Aviation Reseller Agreement

Sept. 18, 2014
Inmarsat and Thales expect that launch customers for GX Aviation will be able to offer Internet speeds of up to 50Mbps to passengers on a global basis in 2015.

Hawaiian Airlines Pioneers SwiftBroadband for Safety Services

Sept. 16, 2014
It will become the first commercial airline to install SwiftBroadband for flight deck applications, including Safety Services on its Boeing 767-300s.

Rockwell Collins Signed as Value Added Reseller of Inmarsat GX Aviation to the Commercial Air Transport Market

Sept. 9, 2014
Under the terms of the agreement, Rockwell Collins will bring Inmarsat's latest generation of services to airline customers
Aircraft Airframe & Accessories

Inmarsat to Lead EU-wide Roll Out of In-flight Passenger Broadband Services

June 5, 2014
Inmarsat confirms its order for a new S-band satellite, to be called Europasat; the network will deliver high speed broadband services to commercial and business aviation passengers...
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Business & General Aviation

Inmarsat Satellite Communications Supports the Amelia Project

May 20, 2014
Travelling some 28,000 miles and stopping in 14 countries, Amelia Rose Earhart will remain fully connected to the outside world throughout the journey thanks to Satcom1 and Inmarsat...

GX Aviation Satcom to Install on Air China A330s

Feb. 19, 2014
Air China and Honeywell Aerospace sign a Memorandum of Understanding to install and test GX Aviation on Air China’s A330 aircraft, expected in the second quarter of 2015.

Honeywell, Inmarsat Finalize Avionics Design toBring Faster In-flight Connectivity to the World

Feb. 7, 2014
GX Aviation is the first, truly global, high-speed, in-flight connectivity service that will provide data rates to the aircraft of up to 50Mbps.
Airport Technology

Satcom Direct Becomes an Inmarsat Broadband Global Area Network (BGAN) Distribution Partner

Jan. 30, 2014
BGAN is the world’s first globally available mobile satellite communications service to provide both voice and broadband data simultaneously through small, lightweight satellite...
Cabin Communications

Inmarsat Announces F1 Launch Date

Dec. 2, 2013
The satellite is scheduled to be launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan aboard an International Launch Services (ILS) Proton Breeze M at 12.12 GMT on Sunday, 8th ...