Hughes launches maritime mobility services in India

Tuesday 10 September 2019 | 09:31 CET | News
Hughes Communications India, a subsidiary of Hughes Network Systems, a provider of broadband satellite networks and services, has launched commercial maritime mobility services in India. Hughes Communications received a Flight and Maritime Connectivity (FMC) license in India in March this year, which enables the company to provide mobility services within 125 kilometers of the Indian coastline. Hughes Communications provides connectivity to vessels sailing in domestic waters – as well as internationally – through roaming partnerships with maritime providers.

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Categories: Internet / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Hughes / Hughes Network Systems
Countries: India
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