Entries by Jon Simpson

Need to stay connected in the most remote regions in the world? Thuraya Satsleeve+ has you covered!

Whatever your reason for travelling, communication is critical. So what happens when you pull out your trusty mobile phone and see the dreaded no signal? This is where satellite phones (sat phones) deliver the answer. Unlike traditional mobile phones, which rely on a signal using local infrastructure, satellite phones receive their signal direct from satellites, allowing […]

Airbus Defence and Space select Scytale again!

Earlier this year Global Radiodata Communications (GRC) delivered Scytale Lite, a rucksack based communications solution, to the welfare service operated by Airbus Defence and Space. We are delighted to announce they are now also adding Scytale Medium to their mobile welfare communications portfolio, working alongside their global commercial operator network to provide and deliver scalable welfare […]

GRC Supports Inmarsat’s new GX satellite

This week the GRC G2 Solutions team are in Cyprus attending the Inmarsat Global Xpress (GX) Bootcamp. The next couple of days will see GRC gearing up alongside Inmarsat and partners for the full global launch of Inmarsat’s new GX services.

GRC VSAT interview – David Hartshorn – The Spectrum Fight

GRC are looking forward to hearing David Hartshorn’s (Secretary General Global VSAT Forum) talk on the Spectrum fight. In a recent interview, David spoke passionately about the increased regulation and governance of type approved antenna systems and control of allowing non satellite companies to use spectrum space that has historically been used for satellite and bands that […]

Keynote speakers at VSAT 2015

Some of the events most notable speakers to look out for include: Jon Godfrey (General Manager Paradigm communications), Mathew O’Connor (COO at Avanti Communications) and David Hartshorn (Secretary General Global VSAT Forum), Garr Stephenson (Vice President of Airborne COTM UltiSat),  Reza Rasoulian (Global Head of Connectivity at Carnival Corporation) and Aditya Chatterjee (CTO of Global Eagle Entertainment).

GRC offical bloggers of VSAT 2015

GRC are pleased to be announced as the official bloggers of VSAT 2015 running from 16-18th September 2015 Royal Garden Hotel. VSAT 2015 remains the highlight annual meeting place for the major decision makers from across the industry to focus on key issues, discuss the latest industry developments and identify opportunities across the globe.

GRC’s Arion solution is now certified to provide commercial TacSat solution to key customer segments

Thuraya Telecommunications and leading communication solutions provider Global Radio Data Communications Ltd (GRC) today jointly announced the successful certification of GRC’s Arion solution. End-users can now experience limitless Beyond Line of Sight broadcast range for their tactical multi-band, encrypted radios, over both Thuraya’s broadband and alternative GSM & Internet service provider networks.