FleetBroadband

Renowned all-weather global mobility for maritime users

Delivers resilient worldwide voice and narrowband data, at a moment’s notice. Choose from a range of capabilities and antenna sizes, designed for your operational needs.

Designed for mobility, FleetBroadband enables seamless, reliable, secure communication capability throughout any blue or brown waters at a moment’s notice. This speaks to Inmarsat’s heritage of at-sea communications and safety services, operating the most reliable commercial mobile satellite communication network with quality of service fundamental to its business. Through FleetBroadband, users take advantage of completely reliable “push button” end-to-end satellite service for voice, data and video communications. We engineer the most robust communication links, with average network availability exceeding 99.9% and consistent satellite performance that is unaffected by weather or geographical changes. FleetBroadband terminals are designed specifically for use within the marine environment and are rigorously tested to our exacting standards.

Standard IP data
Always-on data service for applications such as email and internet access, real-time electronic charts and weather reporting.
Streaming IP
Guaranteed rates for live applications like video conferencing and database synchronisation (FB250 and FB500 only).
Satellite voice
Access up to nine telephone lines from a single terminal with FleetBroadband Multi-voice (three lines on FB150).
Enhanced voice services
Voicemail and other enhanced call management options are available, including caller identification, caller barring and call forwarding.
Crew calling
Prepay and post-paid options available.
GSM calls
GSM over FB250 and FB500 enables users to make and receive calls and send and receive SMS texts using the pre-paid SIM in their own mobile phone.
SMS
Send and receive SMS text messages to and from other FleetBroadband terminals and land-based cellular networks through your PC or smart device.
Safety
505 Emergency Calling puts vessels directly in contact with a Maritime Rescue Co-ordination centre (MRCC) free of charge for distress calls.
Fax
Circuit-switched data connection for legacy applications such as Group 3 and Group 4 fax (Group 3 only for FB150).