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Intellian terminals approved for FleetBroadband Xtra

Intellian's Ka-band and FleetBroadband terminals have been approved for the service Intellian's Ka-band and FleetBroadband terminals have been approved for the service

Inmarsat has announced that it has approved the Global Xpress (GX) and FleetBroadband terminals manufactured by Intellian for use with its FleetBroadband Xtra service.

{mprestriction ids="1,2"}FleetBroadband Xtra is an-integrated regional Ka-band and global L-band solution, utilising capacity from the first GX satellite in commercial service, 1-5 F1, and Inmarsat’s existing Inmarsat-4 fleet via FleetBroadband.

The recently introduced Intellian 65cm GX60 and 1m GX100 Ka-band systems can be used along with Intellian’s FB250 and FB500 for FleetBroadband Xtra.

“Working together with Inmarsat we are pleased to be able to deliver a complete solution of our proven technology designed to operate well into the future, fully supporting the latest Global Xpress services,” said Eric Sung, president and CEO of Intellian.

Inmarsat says it has now completed the integration, evaluation and testing of the Intellian FleetBroadband Xtra solution incorporating Intellian’s Ka-band terminals along with its FleetBroadband systems.

“We are very pleased that these Intellian terminals have been approved for use with our FleetBroadband Xtra service. I am proud that the newest service within our portfolio is gaining such momentum in the market that trusted manufacturing partners like Intellian are underwriting this with their terminals,” said Ronald Spithout, president of Inmarsat Maritime.{/mprestriction}

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