Iridium Certus

Powered by the Iridium NEXT satellite constellation, Iridium Certus serves as a multi-service platform, providing uncompromising coverage for various industry verticals. Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites combine with ultra-fast L-band to enable satellite communications anywhere in the world; even in the poorest of weather conditions. Its unique flexibility supports a wide range of voice, data and broadcast services, meeting the needs of today’s connected ships and vehicles.


  • Unique Low Earth Orbit: 66 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites ensure excellent global satellite broadband with high-speed cross-links to every corner of the world
  • Speed: the high-speed service enables efficient business operations with speeds starting from 352 Kbps, later upgradable to 704 Kbps. Eventual speeds will reach up to 1.4 Mbps
  • Multi-Service Platform: providing users with several options for seamless data, voice and safety services in just one terminal, keeps crew and corporate business connected at all times
  • Robust Equipment: operating seamlessly in even the remotest of locations and in all weather conditions
  • Fully Mobile: by combining lightweight solutions with the speed and power of new satellites, it’s never been easier to be on the move and stay connected
  • Safety Services: Iridium Certus is certified to offer the life-saving service for mariners – Global Maritime Distress Safety System (GMDSS) – expected by 2020


  • Cost Effective: high quality, competitively priced services with low cost equipment present excellent value and new opportunities for ship owners
  • Scalable: Iridium Certus supports your expansion and will scale up whenever you need an increase in volume of users, data speeds or introductions to new regions
  • Global: the only mobile voice and data satellite communications network that spans the entire globe
  • Proven L-band Reliability: established, compact technology that provides reliable speeds even in severe weather conditions
  • Extensive Range: whether Enterprise or Maritime, with the wide range of service offerings, Iridium Certus customers will benefit from best-in-class voice, data, personal safety and asset tracking solutions



Compact and easy to install, Cobham’s SAILOR 4300 is designed to endure the test of time and to withstand the harshest maritime environments.


  • XChange: Marlink’s integrated communication management platform has been expertly designed to empower your connectivity to all satellite networks (VSAT and MSS) for high quality voice, VoIP, and data
  • SkyFile Mail: suitable for users at sea, on land and in flight, SkyFile® Mail provides reliable and cost-effective email, fax and SMS messaging on VSAT, Inmarsat, Iridium and Thuraya satellite terminals
  • Data Manager: manage your data solutions and services through a secure and simple online portal. It combines complex and powerful IP capabilities with administrative simplicity for secure communications
  • Universal Card Go: prepaid voice and data for both MSS and VSAT. Crew members can make prepaid private calls, send prepaid emails, SMS messages and access the web
  • The Source: a complete account management tool which enables our Service Providers to track and manage end-user accounts and perform everyday account management tasks
  • XChange Cloud: streamlines and enhances business, logistical and vessel operations by providing a reliable, easy to manage platform to share important files of any size or type throughout a fleet
  • Universal Remote Access: with standard internet access, URA allows technicians or IT administrators to manage IT equipment on board regardless of the ship connectivity from any remote location anywhere
Always there. Everywhere.