Iridium’s Historic Satellite Launch

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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 »

Iridium Satellite Launches Almost Complete

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Starting in January 2017, Iridium began launching Iridium NEXT satellites into low Earth-orbit (LEO) to replace their aging satellite network. Many of the older satellites are no longer in active service, are partially functional, have tumbled out of control, or have reentered the atmosphere. The new NEXT satellites will form a second-generation global network of… Read more »

Iridium Certus

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What Is It This is the innovative new multi-service platform from Iridium, a vanguard in satellite communications. The new Iridium NEXT constellation will deliver worldwide, reliable, and scalable services while revolutionizing the capabilities of mobile satellite communications. Want onWith the variety of communication solutions offered by Remote Satellite Systems, users can use the Iridium network… Read more »