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Iridium completes upgrade of USD 3 bln satellite constellation

Thursday 7 February 2019 | 10:18 CET | News
Iridium Communications said it completed its USD 3 billion satellite constellation upgrade campaign known as Iridium Next. The company also introduced a new small-form-factor transceiver known as the Iridium Certus 9770, which will enable creation of new consumer and industrial applications that are highly portable and IoT-friendly, optimised for small size and low cost, yet with higher speeds than in the past thanks to the upgraded Iridium satellite network.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Iridium / SpaceX / Thales / Thales Alenia Space
Countries: World
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