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Iridium Secures Approval to Provide Satellite-Based Maritime Safety Services; Matt Desch Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 29, 2018 — The International Maritime Organization’s maritime safety committee has cleared Iridium Communications (Nasdaq: IRDM) to provide mobile satellite services in support of the Global Maritime Distress Safety System, ExecutiveBiz reported May 22. Iridium said May 21 it intends to enter a public services agreement with …

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Inmarsat’s Maritime Safety Service Offering Secures IMO Clearance

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 24, 2018 — Inmarsat’s Fleet Safety platform has received approval from the International Maritime Organization’s maritime safety committee to provide support for the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the approval would allow ship operators currently deploying its FleetBroadband or …

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Iridium Eyes Certification as Global Maritime Distress Safety Systems Service Provider

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 14, 2017 — Iridium Communications (Nasdaq: IRDM) is working to secure certification from the International Maritime Organization as an authorized mobile satellite services provider in support of global maritime distress safety systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Tuesday it aims to become a recognized GMDSS service provider by …

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