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Fishing fleet taps Globalstar satellite tracking devices

Thursday 22 May 2014 | 20:56 CET | News
Satellite messaging technology company, Globalstar has announced that its value added reseller, VehSmart has been awarded the first regional pilot project of its kind in Ecuador, which will outfit the Ecuadorian artisanal fishing fleet with satellite tracking and emergency notification devices. The project will initially outfit 4,000 small fishing boats with Globalstar's satellite transmitter, the SmartOne. SmartOne devices will provide Ecuadorian fishermen and women with a way to obtain help during an emergency situation. 

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Categories: Fixed / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Globalstar
Countries: Ecuador
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