The Iridium constellation—the world’s largest
commercial satellite constellation—consists
of 66 Low-Earth-Orbiting (LEO), cross-linked
satellites operating as a fully meshed network
and supported by multiple in-orbit spares. The
unique attributes of the Iridium constellation
architecture ensures high reliability and low
latency. A leader in the industry, Iridium satellite communications company provides global voice and data coverage.
Reaching over oceans, through airways and
across the polar regions, Iridium products and
services are ideally suited for industries that
require dependable connections such as
maritime, aviation, government/military,
emergency/humanitarian services, mining,
forestry, oil and gas, heavy equipment,
transportation and utilities. Iridium also provides service to subscribers from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), as well as other civil and government agencies around the world.