Norwegian Fishing Trawler Trygvason Makes History as First IridiumĀ® GMDSS Commercial Activation

Photo: First test call by radio surveyor Stig Harbak, Image Credit: AST

MCLEAN, Va., February 8, 2021 – Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: IRDM) is proud to share that the first activation of an Iridium Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) terminal was completed by partner Applied Satellite Technology Limited (AST), shortly following launch of the service in mid-December 2020. Found in the Norwegian town of Haugesund, the… Continue reading Norwegian Fishing Trawler Trygvason Makes History as First IridiumĀ® GMDSS Commercial Activation