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2009-04-16 05:14:00

CELJE, Slovenia and BETHESDA, Md., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Satellite announced today that it has certified the EMA Group's BlueTraker(R) Long-Range Identification and Tracking (LRIT) ship terminal to provide LRIT services over the Iridium satellite network.

2009-03-17 06:00:00

UNCASVILLE, Conn. and BETHESDA, Md., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Faria WatchDog(R), Inc. announces that its WatchDog 750 long-range identification and tracking (LRIT) ship terminal has successfully completed the compliance and test requirements for operation on the Iridium satellite network.

2009-03-09 07:59:00

BETHESDA, Md., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium is pleased to announce that on Wednesday, March 4, 2009, the company completed the replacement of the operational Iridium satellite lost in the collision three weeks ago with a non-operational Russian satellite.

2009-03-04 21:22:00

Iridium-Based Tracking Allows First Opportunity for Fans to 'Watch' All Racers Online; Iridium Voice Service Provides Extra Layer of Safety for Participants BETHESDA, Md.

2009-02-26 06:00:00

- Total Subscribers Approximately 320,000; Up 37% for 2008 over 2007 - Revenue Up 14% From Fourth Quarter 2007; Up 23% for 2008 - Operational EBITDA Up 33% From Fourth Quarter 2007; Up 42% for 2008 - Net Income Down 83% From Fourth Quarter 2007; Up 23% for 2008 - Iridium Network Proves Resilient in Wake of Satellite Collision - GHQ Transaction Process Continuing BETHESDA, Md., Feb.

2009-02-25 11:00:00

NEW YORK and BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Satellite LLC will issue a press release tomorrow morning, Thursday, February 26, 2009, announcing its 4th Quarter 2008 results. Following the press release, GHL Acquisition Corp.

2009-02-18 23:05:00

"Reliability to the Rescue" Offer Again Provides Credits Up to $700 For Customers Switching to Iridium BETHESDA, Md., Feb.

2009-02-03 07:55:00

RAMONVILLE SAINT-AGNE, France and BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Collecte Localisation Satellites (CLS) announces it has sold its first Iridium-based compliant Long Range Identification and Tracking (LRIT) terminals in partnership with Iridium Satellite LLC.

2008-12-02 10:42:00

NEW YORK and BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Satellite LLC will issue a press release tomorrow morning, Wednesday, December 3, 2008, announcing its 3rd Quarter 2008 results. Following the press release, GHL Acquisition Corp.

2008-11-10 18:00:00

MILPITAS, Calif., Nov. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Globalstar, Inc.

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Iridium Satellite -- The Iridium satellite constellation is also a system of 66 active communication satellites and spares around the earth. Named for the element Iridium, it was originally to have 77 active satellites, but was later redesigned to have its current number, though the name was retained. Iridium allowed worldwide voice and data communications using handheld devices. The Iridium service once failed financially and the earth stations were shut down. Its financial...

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