Remote Satellite Systems Blog

Iridium Satellite PTT Radio

Remote Satellite Solutions is excited to announce that Icom Incorporated, in partnership with Iridium Communications Inc, has launched the world’s first commercially available dedicated push-to-talk (PTT) satellite radio. The Icom IC-SAT100 Iridium PTT Land-Mobile Radio offers real-time communications anywhere on the planet with the push of a button. The device, combined with Iridium’s award-winning service,… Read more »


With the wide range of capabilities and options offered by different types of terminals, choosing the right platform for your IP satellite communication is essential to ensure you have a system that will be able to fully support your organization’s needs. Currently, there are three popular, reliable options available: Inmarsat’s BGAN (Broadband Global Area Network),… Read more »


FirstNet has built a new Band Class 14 network for first responders   The network is designed to be more reliable, safe, and secure while offering optimal functionality. This new network marks the first time that public safety communications will be based on commercial standards, bringing about lower costs and increased ability for advanced emergency communications…. Read more »

MSAT G2 Satellite Radio

The MSAT Push-To-Talk (PTT) Satellite Radio has become the most important Public Safety and First Responder satellite communication system and network in the country. This is a wonderful example of where our government has succeeded to serve the public interest over US corporate deal making. With the public announcement that Ligado’s PTT Networks will not… Read more »

Remote Satellite Systems is excited to announce the MANTA Satellite Terminal from Paradigm. We are dedicated to providing the best solutions for our client’s complex requirements. The MANTA Satellite Terminal from Paradigm with the ground-breaking flat-panel satellite antenna from KYMETA offers the chance to establish mobile communication services easily, quickly, and conveniently. With the PARADIGM MANTA… Read more »

Iridium makes history again, this second time after 21 years from their original 1998 LEO satellite launch. On January 11, 2019 Iridium completed its historic satellite constellation launch. A SpaceX Flacon 9 rocket delivered the final 10 Iridium NEXT satellites to low earth orbit. This brings the total Iridium LEO satellites to 75, all launched… Read more »

There are different places to go for satellite equipment. We appreciate you choosing us and want to discuss the advantages of working with Remote Satellite Systems. We are a real company, staffed by satellite specialists. We don’t simply fulfill orders. We offer support from choosing equipment to helping you troubleshoot your connection and use the… Read more »

The next great shift in satellites is interoperability. Iridium and MSAT are two of the largest satellite networks. The Iridium PTT service has been used by the military for several years, and now it is cleared for civilian use. The MSAT PTT is a similar service that provides real-time communication as a supplement to traditional… Read more »

Remote Satellite Systems is pleased to announce that we have been recognized as a Government Approved Supplier. We officially have GSA Approval, a designation that means our company has been approved to sell satellite phones and SAT phone service to the United States Government through the U.S. General Services Administration. To become eligible for GSA… Read more »