Dutch shipping company Rederij Chr. Kornet & Zonen has extended an existing agreement with Mirtac to manage the installation of a software package from Star Information Systems on its latest ship.
Satellite AIS data provider exactEarth has announced the release of a new product, exactAIS Premium, combining satellite and terrestrial-based sources of data in order to provide detailed global information on ship location.
German shipping company Reederei Werner Bockstiegel is to install the Iridium Pilot system across its shipping fleet, as part of an agreement with Globecomm Maritime.
Intelsat has introduced its EpicNG satellite platform, a new series of satellites which will combine Intelsat's spectral rights in the C-, Ku- and Ka-bands.
Globe Wireless has announced the latest software release, R6, for its Globe iFusion satellite communications system, adding a Fixed-Multiple Voice option for FleetBroadband, VSAT auto-recovery tools and a pre-paid/sponsored e-mail solution.
A range of new anti-piracy systems from providers Applied Satellite Engineering (ASE) and Beam Communications, utilising either the Iridium or Inmarsat satellite networks, have been launched.
Satcom provider NSSLGlobal is continuing the development of its DVB2-RCS VSAT network with the addition of new coverage areas, increasing the footprint of the network in East Africa and South America.
ABS Nautical Systems reports that it has signed new contracts with a range of global companies, with two in Greece, one in Dubai and another in Malaysia.
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