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Inmarsat connects Paraguay river boats to Fleet Xpress service

Tuesday 6 October 2020 | 11:22 CET | News
Mobile satellite communications provider Inmarsat has equipped four push boats on the Parana River operated by Impala Paraguay with Fleet Xpress connectivity in what it describes as a breakthrough for maritime broadband inland along one of South America's longest waterways. The vessels are used by Impala to steer its fleet of 30 double-hulled barges along the waterway system to move goods from Argentina onward to Paraguay and Bolivia, and vice versa. As part of a three-year Fleet Xpress contract, 20 IP cameras connected via onboard antennas have been installed on each push boat, enabling

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Inmarsat
Countries: Paraguay / South America
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