THE SPOT FAMILY OF PRODUCTS OFFERS A SAFER WAY TO COMMUNICATE WITH S.O.S. CAPABILITIES AND PEACE OF MIND FOR OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS


Covington, La. (January 21, 2020) – SPOT, L.L.C., a wholly owned subsidiary of Globalstar, Inc. (NYSE: GSAT), and the leader in satellite messaging and emergency notification technologies, will be showcasing its affordable satellite communications solutions at the upcoming SHOT Show in Las Vegas, January 21 – 24.

As SPOT technology rapidly approaches 7,000 rescues initiated worldwide, hunters and outdoor enthusiasts continue to rely on SPOT products for remote safety and communication, asset location tracking and a mapping interface that offers protection for users. Via dedicated S.O.S. functions, SPOT initiates two rescues a day on average, and delivers location-based messaging and life-saving emergency notification technology to hundreds of thousands of users worldwide. Of the nearly 7,000 rescues the brand has executed to-date, approximately 30% are hunting, hiking and mountain sports related, proving that SPOT products should be a part of every outdoor enthusiast’s kit.

The newest addition to the SPOT family, the SPOT X®, offers users 2-way messaging functionality, the flexibility of connecting to a smartphone via Bluetooth® wireless technology to send and receive satellite messages direct from the device or . SPOT X is an ideal communication device for outdoor enthusiasts who frequently go off the grid, offering reliable connectivity and tracking. Other SPOT products include:

  • SPOT Gen3® is a rugged and affordable satellite messenger providing off the grid messaging, GPS location tracking, emergency alerts, extended battery life, and extreme GPS tracking upgrade at 2 ½ minute intervals.
  • SPOT Trace® is a GPS tracking device allowing users to track anything, anytime and anywhere by receiving theft-alert SMS texts or emails when movement is detected.

As part of a SHOT Show exclusive offer, attendees can receive any SPOT device for FREE with the purchase of an annual service plan. To receive this offer and learn more about SPOT products and services, stop by booth #1910.

About SPOT LLC

SPOT LLC, a subsidiary of Globalstar, Inc., provides affordable satellite communication and tracking devices for recreational and business use. SPOT messaging devices use both the GPS satellite network and the Globalstar Satellite Network to transmit and receive text messages and GPS coordinates. Since 2007, SPOT has provided peace of mind by allowing customers to remain in contact with family, friends and co-workers, completely independent of cellular coverage and has helped initiate nearly 7,000 rescues worldwide. For more information, visit FindMeSPOT.com.

Note that all SPOT products described in this press release are the products of SPOT LLC, which is not affiliated in any manner with Spot Image of Toulouse, France or Spot Image Corporation of Chantilly, Virginia. SPOT Connect is a trademark of Spot LLC. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.