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Get ready for the #NEXT Iridium launch

21 June, 2017

Iridium has planned the next launch of it’s satellite with Space X for June 25th 1.25pm PDT in California… stay tuned and follow the journey of the NEXT constellation https://www.iridiumnext.com/

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IEC Telecom and the VSAT challenges

7 June, 2017

Read this interesting article on the advantages and challenges of VSAT, with the exclusive interview of Nabil Ben Soussia, IEC Telecom Middle East & Kazakhstan Managing Director   Reaching Further

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Inmarsat IsatPhone 2 New firmware release

26 May, 2017

The IsatPhone 2 firmware version 02.00.03 has now been released and is available for download. Firmware version 02.00.03 supersedes the mandatory firmware version 02.00.01 that was released in April 2017. For those customers that have not installed the Firmware version 02.00.01 this is a mandatory firmware upgrade, meaning that the
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Inmarsat successful launch of the 4th GX satellite

17 May, 2017

Inmarsat announced yesterday the successful launch of the 4th satellite of the Global Xpress constellation with a Space X falcon 9 rocket. The new I-5 F4 satellite will join the three GX satellites already in orbit, which have been delivering unprecedented service speeds, global coverage, reliability and security to users
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Firmware upgrades : Iridium 9555/ Extreme 9575 / Extreme PTT

4 May, 2017

Iridium released a new firmware upgrade for each of the following handset: 9555, Extreme 9575, Extreme PTT These releases are correcting minor bugs and introduce some new features (Languages support for Iridium PTT, signal strengh indicator’s accuracy, etc…) While they are not mandatory , we strongly suggest to do them
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IsatPhone 2 new Firmware and USB drivers

27 April, 2017

Inmarsat published today a new software version 02.00.01 for the IsatPhone 2 and a new USB driver compatible with Windows XP, 7, 8 and 10. This new software release is mandatory.   The firmware upgrade will take approximately 7 – 12 minutes. After installation, you can check the firmware version
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Thuraya XT Pro Dual firmware update

19 April, 2017

Thuraya published today a new software version 1.1 for the XT-PRO Dual. This release is recommended to correct several bugs but not mandatory (unless you are using the phone in Spanish or Italian).   Find below the list of corrections: Fixes an issue when the phone cannot receive an incoming
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Yahsat, the UAE Permanent Mission and IEC Telecom held a UN forum in Geneva

13 April, 2017

Yahsat supported by its partner IEC Telecom and the UAE Permanent Mission to the United Nations Office and other International Organisations in Geneva, hosted a one-day forum in Geneva, to discuss Yahsat’s initiative to support humanitarian emergency response and sustainable development projects around the world.   “Today’s forum represents a
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