In the most remote areas, what would you choose to take with you?

For one of the toughest treks going deep into the wilds of Africa, what would you choose to stay connected?  Imagine an 8-Day, 120km trek in 40-degree Celsius weather and each person carrying a 25kg rucksack.  This is team building extreme as John Peck takes groups of novice and intermediate adventurers into remote Southern Africa. […]

Iridium® Push-to-Talk: Reliable Coverage on Mount Kilimanjaro

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Traveling from his home in Belgium to Tanzania, Elmer Lampe began his journey to become one of the estimated 25,000 climbers each year who reach Mount Kilimanjaro’s Uhuru summit. Before he left Belgium, Elmer and his wife Kim understood the importance of a reliable communication plan. As the couple researched options available […]

Preparing for Hurricane Joaquin

Category 3 Joaquin Bears Down on Bahamas  “Hurricane Joaquin got down to business on Wednesday afternoon, vaulting from Category 1 to 3 status in a mere six hours. Joaquin’s top sustained winds zoomed from 85 mph …” By Dr. Jeff Masters, 12:47 AM EDT on October 01, 2015 Director of Meteorology, Weather Underground  With an […]

Network Innovations’ New Iridium Handheld Promotion

In collaboration with Iridium, Network Innovations is pleased to announce a new 9575 / 9555 Promotion for the remainder of 2015.  From now through December 31st, 2015, purchase a new 9555 or 9575 phone with an eligible airtime plan and receive a $50 rebate. Please contact sales@networkinv.com for terms and conditions.

How To Select A Satellite Phone

In this article, we explain some of the key differences between different satellite phone providers and hardware features, taking some of the confusion out of purchasing the right satellite phone.