Cobham SATCOM played a vital role in building Inmarsat's
Broadband Global Area Network, and in doing so helped to
revolutionise satcoms as we know it.
Our close co-operation with Inmarsat means that on land, at sea
and in the air, BGAN connects people wherever they are in the
BGAN uses the TT-6900 Inmarsat BGAN RAN (3G Radio Access
Network); the latest generation of satellite gateways developed by
We have delivered five state-of-the-art gateways to Inmarsat,
which are used to run the Global Inmarsat BGAN service, providing
3G BGAN data and voice services.
Land, sea or air
On land it's BGAN, at sea it's FleetBroadband and in the air
it's Swiftbroadband. Regardless of where, we help to enable high
quality voice and data up to 432kbps and streaming up to
The speed and global coverage supported by our infrastructure
has revolutionsed communications for ships, aircraft and a wide
variety of users communicating from remote areas on land.
Redundancy for reliability
Our dual-redundant systems enable a host of functionality to
ensure a stable, reliable user experience including operation in up
to 200 narrow spots, QoS control, link adaption and variable coding
Our technology meets high requirements for availability and
reliability, helping Inmarsat to provide a high-quality, flexible
service to hundreds of thousands of users around the world.