KVH reports that it has recently passed the milestone of shipping its 200,000th mobile satellite antenna, including its TracPhone line of maritime satellite communications systems and TracVision range of television receive-only antennas.
KVH has updated its IP-MobileCast content delivery service to add more viewing flexibility and expand its content offerings.
Maersk Tankers, the owner and operator of one of the world’s largest fleets of product tankers, has chosen to install Inmarsat’s Fleet Media maritime entertainment service on 30 of its vessels as part of a pilot scheme.
MTN Communications reports that it delivered the recent world title boxing fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao live to 30 vessels across the globe, via its high-definition MTN Worldwide TV service (MTN-TV HD).
KVH has announced the introduction of the TracVision TV8, a new antenna system designed to deliver satellite television to vessels worldwide.
Motive Television reports that its Content Express platform for TV and video on demand (VOD) is currently undergoing testing with two ferry lines, and is expected to launch commercially next month.
Inmarsat has reported the launch of Fleet Media, the entertainment service it announced last year which will see a variety of content delivered to commercial vessels at sea, and available to crew on demand.
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