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SwiftBroadband Safety makes maiden flight

Hawaiian Airlines has become the first commercial airline to fly with UK satellite business Inmarsat’s SwiftBroadband Safety service on its Boeing 767-300 fleet, after the … More ››

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SwiftBroadband flight deck services make debut

British satellite business Inmarsat has announced the first successful installation and on-going trials of its ACARS-capable SwiftBroadband (SB) safety equipment on an Airbus A319. The … More ››

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Inmarsat begins SwiftBroadband safety service implementation

Global mobile satellite communications services business Inmarsat has awarded a contract to the Systems Engineering Division (SED) of Calian Technologies to develop an ACARS Ground … More ››

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Inmarsat, ESA complete major Iris milestone

Inmarsat and the European Space Agency (ESA), have completed the first test flight using the world’s most advanced aviation satellite technology for their Iris programme … More ››

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First transatlantic MALE RPA flight planned July

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems plans to make the first-ever transatlantic flight of a Medium-altitude, Long-endurance (MALE) Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA). GA-ASI’s company-owned MQ-9B SkyGuardian RPA … More ››

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Cobham debuts business jet FANS upgrade

Cobham has launched a communications upgrade option that delivers all the benefits of Inmarsat’s SB-S technology platform and FANS 1/A compliance to business jets at a … More ››

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Inmarsat launches SB-S into commercial service

Inmarsat has entered commercial service with SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S). The next-generation satellite IP platform is designed to meet the needs of aviation data communications in the … More ››

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ACARS will remain the aviation industry’s trusted and reliable network: SITAONAIR white paper

An evolving multi-link ACARS landscape, embracing cutting-edge cockpit connectivity and solid VHF foundations, will remain the backbone of the aviation industry for the foreseeable future, … More ››

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Inmarsat signs agreement with Rockwell Collins

Inmarsat has signed a strategic agreement with Rockwell Collins for the global distribution of its next-generation SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S) flightdeck connectivity solution. The partners said the … More ››

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SATCOM savings for airlines top $3 billion

World ATM Congress Satellite communication (SATCOM) in the cockpit has saved airlines more than US$3 billion thanks to safety and efficiency benefits, according to a … More ››

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