Dutch provider Imtech Marine today announced that it has been awarded a three-year contract by Northern Lighthouse Board to provide VSAT systems with connectivity and value added services for five vessels.
Korean manufacturer KNS today announced the launch of its satellite antenna Z18MK3, available in Ku- and C-Band versions.
South-Korean antenna manufacturer Intellian has officially opened its newly expanded Innovation Centre in Seoul, saying that the extra space will allow it to increase production.
Marlink today announced that it has been contracted to provide its new WaveCall Plus bundle to MSC Cargo Italy’s entire fleet of 124 vessels.
Airbus Defence and Space has launched a new Global Field-Service Alliance (GFSA) initiative to ensure quality installation and maintenance of VSAT equipment in major ports.
KVH Industries has announced that it has doubled the capacity of its mini-VSAT Broadband network off the West African coast to support the oil and gas industry.
MTN Communications has announced that Silversea Cruises is renewing and extending the companies' 9-year relationship, and is set to increase the breadth of communications services MTN will provide its eight-ship fleet.
Imtech Marine this morning announced that it has expanded its Global Ku-band VSAT network with additional coverage above Europe.
Inmarsat today reports that EMAS, a provider of offshore/subsea services, has equipped 35 vessels with its XpressLink service.
Euroconsult’s ‘Maritime Telecom Solutions by Satellite: Global Market Analysis & Forecasts, 3rd Edition’ report, released last week, has estimated that the maritime market now has more than 11,000 active VSAT terminals, with just 10 providers having 1 per cent or more of the market.
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