Inmarsat PLC (ISAT)

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Company Description

Inmarsat PLC, incorporated on September 3, 2003, is the provider of global mobile satellite communications services, providing data and voice connectivity to end-users worldwide. With a fleet of eleven owned and operated geostationary satellites, the Group provides a comprehensive portfolio of global mobile satellite communications services for use on land, at sea and in the air. These include voice and broadband data services, which support safety communications, as well as standard office applications such as email, internet, secure VPN access and videoconferencing. The Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Stratos Wireless Inc, offers a broad portfolio of remote telecommunications solutions to end-user customers, offering services over the mobile and fixed satellite systems of a number of the global and regional satellite system operators, predominantly Inmarsat, and through their owned and operated microwave and satellite telecommunications facilities. The Group's two reportable segments are Inmarsat Global and Inmarsat Solutions. Inmarsat Global is involved in the supply of wholesale airtime, equipment and services to distribution partners and other wholesale partners of mobile satellite communications by the Inmarsat Global business, including entering into spectrum coordination agreements. Inmarsat Solutions is involved in the supply of advanced mobile and fixed-site remote telecommunications services, the provision of customised turnkey remote telecommunications solutions, value-added services, equipment and engineering services to end-users. The Group has operations in the Europe, North America, Asia-Pacific, and Other part of the World...