New Technologies

Get Your Shades, The Future Is Bright…

Satelltie 2014 once again provided a plethora of education about the direction fo the SatCom industry.

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Why Do We Still Lose Planes?

Since the disappearance of flight 370 I have been considering how to sound outraged and concerned, rather than bossy and on a sales pitch.  I was a panelist at the Satellite 2104 conference in Washington, DC this week, and I cringe each time the news reports another speculation on flight 370.

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Hang On To Your Hat!

2013 was a year full of develpments in SatCom. Many of these are part of longer-term initiatives which menas 2014 will be a year of change and action.

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Gold Medals, Politics and the Future

I commented to my wife the other day that after competing in London, all of the athletes can forever call themselves “Olympic Athletes”.  Just think about the gravity of that proclamation: Olympic Athlete.  That is just so cool!  The commitment and dedication of time, money, resources and support is astounding.  Olympic athlete – the best […]

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Mission Accomplished

A few years ago, Iridium Communications (IRDM) added their slogan ‘Iridium Everywhere’ to their marketing and messaging.  Last week it was announced that ‘Iridium Everywhere’ will indeed become reality. The announcement of the joint venture between Iridium and the FAA (and NAV Canada, Harris and ITT Exelsis) – called Aerion, brings this simple phrase to […]

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What Will We See in 2012?

Happy New Year and Welcome 2012! Lou Altman, GlobaFone CEO guest writing again.   2011 was spectacular for me both personally and for GlobaFone.  We reached some great new milestones, having won some long-pursued business, adding some great companies and government agencies to our client list.  And we have ambitious plans for this coming year – […]

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GlobaFone to Appear at Upcoming Tradeshows

GlobaFone will be showcasing our suite of product offerings including satellite phones, data devices, and services at upcoming tradeshows before year end. Look for Erin Blair Monday, October 24-Wednesday, October 26, at the NCEMA All Hazards conference in Hickory, North Carolina. Overlapping those dates, Julie Kendall will be attending the NEDRIX conference Sunday, October 23 – Tuesday, […]

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Iridium Scheduled to Announce New Product Developments

Iridium will make an announcement  on Wednesday, September 7, at 11 a.m., via a live webinar explaining product expansion for the mobile communication market. According to a company announcement, “Iridium CEO, Matt Desch, invites you to the introduction of an extensive roster of new products and services that move Iridium beyond satellite phones, enabling users […]

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