The UK will move one of its communication satellites to the Asia Pacific region for the first time to deliver protected and secure satellite communications services.
The Optus Thuraya SatSleeve enables iPhone and Samsung Galaxy users to quickly turn their handsets into a satellite phone with one simple click.
A trio of satellite ground stations has taken shape on three islands at the far corners of Europe, ready to pick up distress calls from all across the continent and its surrounding waters.
A trans-Tasman contract for new satellite ground stations and a new mission control centre will provide a major boost to the region's search and rescue capability.
NBN Co has chosen Ericsson Australia to deliver fixed wireless and satellite services to businesses and consumers across regional and rural Australia.
Inmarsat and Spectra Group UK have launched L-TAC VHF for civil government, which will extend the range and capabilities of radios used by emergency services and enable full interoperability between civilian and defence radios.
TrustComm, a provider of satellite communications solutions, has signed a service provider agreement with Boeing Commercial Satellite Services (BCSS) to distribute the Inmarsat Global Xpress (GX) high-speed mobile broadband service.
All Fire & Rescue NSW fire engines are being fitted with AVL technology under an $850,000 government program.
Keeping lines of communications open during a crisis is critical - and the Dublin Fire Brigade has shown how, using satellite and hybrid technologies.
Using GPS to measure ground deformation can provide accurate warning of tsunamis just a few minutes after an earthquake.
The Emergency Alert warning system that sends text alerts to mobile phones based on their location during an emergency has been officially launched in Victoria.
Beam Communications has produced a satellite piracy solution for secure communication on board a vessel. The system operates with the Inmarsat satellite network.