Spanish MOD approves Globalstar satellite phone

Thursday 2 October 2014 | 15:00 CET | News
Mobile satellite voice and data services provider Globalstar has announced that the Spanish defence ministry has approved the GSP-1700 satellite phone for use by its field personnel and has also ordered 300 more SPOT Gen3 GPS tracking and safety devices. Globalstar said its satellite devices would allow the Spanish MOD to communicate with the troops and track their whereabouts, increasing its ability to control the deployment, logistics and safety of its personnel. Spanish Ministry of Defence personnel operating in remote locations with no cellular coverage started using SPOT devices in 2012.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Globalstar
Countries: Spain
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