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Aireon takes full control of final ADS-B payloads

Aireon takes full control of final ADS-B payloads

McLean, Va. – February 7, 2019 – Aireon has formally received control of the final six Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast (ADS-B) payloads from Iridium Communications. Hosted on the Iridium NEXT satellite constellation, Aireon’s space-based ADS-B system will deliver–for the first

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Aireon deploys final satelite and completes space ADS-B network

Aireon deploys final satelite and completes space ADS-B network

Mclean, Va. – January 11, 2019 – Aireon has announced a successful eighth and final launch and deployment of the Iridium NEXT satellite constellation hosting the Aireon space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) payloads. At 7:31:33 AM PST (15:31:33 UTC) a

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The ultimate CJI guide to business aircraft connectivity

The ultimate CJI guide to business aircraft connectivity

“We are all now connected by the internet,” said the late Stephen Hawking, “Like neurons in a giant brain.” When it comes to choosing between different options for your private jet to connect with the rest of the world, it’s

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Rockwell Collins and Iridium to deliver Next Generation Aviation Services

Rockwell Collins and Iridium to deliver Next Generation Aviation Services

Annapolis, Md. July 23, 2018 –Iridium Communications Inc. and Rockwell Collins have signed an agreement to make Rockwell Collins the newest service provider for Iridium Certus satellite solutions over the Iridium NEXT network. Rockwell Collins will be adding the service

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Marlink and IDG Europe complete Smalltrack trials

Marlink and IDG Europe complete Smalltrack trials

Marlink and IDG Europe have completed trials of the Smalltrack portable tracking system on a fixed wing aircraft operated by Scandinavian Air Ambulance and a helicopter operated by Scandinavian MediCopter in Sweden. Marlink’s next generation location-based Iridium tracking device features

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