Sponsor Profile: Inmarsat


Held on April 11 - the last evening of the four-day 29th National Space Symposium -- the Space Technology Hall of Fame® Cocktail Reception immediately follows the invitation-only Space Technology Hall of Fame® Private Induction Ceremony, which honors outstanding technologies developed for use in space that have been adapted to improve life on Earth.

In 2013, the Space Technology Hall of Fame® Cocktail Reception is co-sponsored by Inmarsat, a Space Foundation Corporate Member Partner.

Inmarsat has stood at the forefront of the mobile satellite services industry for over 30 years. Our name is synonymous with reliable, secure, global mobile satellite communications -- for use on land, at sea or in the air. Our customers include major corporations from the maritime, media, oil and gas, construction and aviation industries, as well as governments and aid agencies. Each relies on Inmarsat for mission-critical communications and our services are a trusted and integral part of their global operations.

Inmarsat is internationally recognized as pioneers in SATCOM and continue to introduce new technologies that redefine the standard for this industry. Inmarsat is writing the next chapter for satellite communications with the launch of Global Xpress®. It will be the first global Ka-band network, offering the unique combination of seamless global coverage, consistent higher performance and the network reliability for which Inmarsat is renowned. Services will be delivered over our next generation of satellites, the Inmarsat-5s. The first satellite is scheduled for launch later this year and global coverage is planned for the end of 2014.

Learn more by visiting www.inmarsat.com.

The 29th National Space Symposium is the premier gathering of the global space community and will be held April 8-11 at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo.