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Argentina's Tesacom launches new mobile satellite service via Iridium

Monday 27 August 2018 | 10:19 CET | News
Tesam Argentina (Tesacom) has begun offering mobile satellite services using Iridium Communications' low-orbiting satellite constellation, reports Telesemana. The company will offer voice and data services at speeds of 350/700 Kbps, with the possibility of scaling up to 1 Mbps on the L band, to target markets include government, maritime, transport, mining and defence, among others. The land-mobile services will be offered via terminals from manufacturers including Thales and Cobamp with a useful life of around 10 years, said the report.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Iridium / Tesacom / Thales
Countries: Argentina
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