Tag: Inmarsat

Sofant Technologies And Inmarsat Government to Develop Phased Array Antenna for Aircraft

Sofant Technologies, a leading innovator in advanced antenna technologies, and Inmarsat Government, the leading provider of secure, global, mission-critical telecommunications to the U.S. Government, has announced a joint development aimed at revolutionising the communication capabilities of aircraf...

Inmarsat’s fastest ever Jet ConneX inflight broadband service plans to be powered by Satcom Direct’s Plane® Simple Ka-band terminal

Inmarsat today announced that a transformative new range of service plans for its Jet ConneX inflight broadband solution will be supported by Satcom Direct’s Plane Simple Ka-band terminal. Building on the long-standing commercial relationship with Inmarsat, SD will act as both as a distribution...

Collins Aerospace named latest distribution partner for SwiftJet business IFC

Inmarsat has appointed Raytheon Technologies’ Collins Aerospace business as the latest global distribution partner for its ground-breaking new SwiftJet inflight connectivity service. SwiftJet, which enters commercial service this year, will offer the fastest-ever speeds over L-band for the gl...

Inmarsat has selected Satcom Direct and Honeywell for connectivity service

Inmarsat’s ground-breaking new SwiftJet inflight connectivity service for the business aviation market has passed an important milestone, after industry heavyweights Satcom Direct and Honeywell were named as the first global distribution partners. The announcement comes less than five months af...

Honeywell achieves certification for Aspire 400 Satellite Communications System on Bombardier platforms

Honeywell has received approval on a supplemental type certificate (STC) from the Federal Aviation Administration for the installation of its Aspire 400 Satellite Communications System on Bombardier Global Express platforms. This marks Honeywell’s first aftermarket STC for Aspire 400 and makes ...

Inmarsat unveils major upgrades to speeds for its Jet ConneX solution

Inmarsat today unveiled initial details of a major upgrade programme that will increase the inflight broadband speeds offered by its Jet ConneX (JX) business aviation solution. Information about the ground-breaking programme, titled JX Evolution, were announced for the first time at the European ...

Inmarsat and Orbit to launch JX terminal to meet connectivity demand

The business aviation market will have access to a new compact and lightweight terminal for Inmarsat’s market-leading Jet ConneX (JX) inflight broadband solution from early next year, after the company expanded its partnership with Orbit Communication Systems, a leading provider of airborne commun...

Jet ConneX: Inmarsat and Satcom Direct’s advanced new terminal enters development phase

An advanced new terminal for Inmarsat’s market-leading business aviation inflight broadband solution Jet ConneX, developed by Satcom Direct (SD), has moved a step closer to commercial service after successfully communicating over the air with an Inmarsat satellite. A complete prototype unit ...

Inmarsat announces Philippe Carette as President of its Aviation Business Unit

Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, has today announced that Philippe Carette will be joining the company as President of its Aviation Business Unit on 22 November 2021.   Philippe joins Inmarsat from Thales, where he held several roles since joining the ...

Inmarsat reaches major milestone with 1,000 activations of Jet ConneX

Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, today celebrated the 1,000th installation and activation of its market-leading Jet ConneX inflight connectivity solution, cementing the company’s leadership in the business aviation market. The milestone was celebrated wi...

Inmarsat unveils new SwiftBroadband Helo X-Stream

Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, has today announced the launch of SwiftBroadband Helo (SB-Helo) X-Stream, a new system for X-Stream services specifically developed for rotary aircraft. The tailor-made solution is designed to achieve advanced streaming performa...

Inmarsat and partners celebrate over 600 installations of Jet ConneX inflight Wi-Fi

Inmarsat, the world leader in global mobile satellite communications, announced today that its market-leading Jet ConneX (JX) business aviation inflight Wi-Fi solution has now been installed and activated on over 600business jets worldwide. The milestone was celebrated at NBAA 2019 in Las Vegas,...

Inmarsat next-generation satellites set to transform IFC for business aviation market

Global mobile satellite communications company Inmarsat has announced that its ground-breaking new generation of satellites will mark an important step-change in inflight broadband capabilities for the global business aviation market. Airbus Defence & Space has been selected to deliver Inmar...

Eclipse and EAD Aerospace complete head-of-state Global Xpress install

Eclipse and fellow company EAD Aerospace have equipped a head-of-state Airbus ACJ319 with a bespoke Wi-Fi communications solution, including Satcom, network hardware and software, and airtime. Eclipse and EAD Aerospace partnered with Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance to inst...

AMAC Aerospace busy with JetWave installations and VIP refurbs

Already boasting expertise in antenna STC design and installation, AMAC Aerospace has completed a Ka-band fit on a Boeing 737-800 business jet, employing Honeywell’s JetWave equipment. The company reports high demand for JetWave, which provides full on-board connectivity via Inmarsat’s Global Xp...

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