All IsatPhone Pro and IsatPhone 2 satellite phone users are required to update their firmware to the latest versions by 1st August.
Plug In Adventures are the first team to use a fully electric vehicle in the 10,000 mile Mongol Rally and they'll be tracked along the way with a SPOT tracker from GTC.
Great news for Iridium customers! Iridium have extended the grace periods on all their pre-paid SIM cards with immediate effect from 90 days to 270 days.
This week GTC customer Ricky Munday will leave his home in Cambridge to begin the almighty challenge of climbing Everest. Find out how he will use his Thuraya sat phone to stay connected.
We were contacted by the crew of the good ship Mollymawk in June 2016 who being unhappy with their current provider were looking for an easier solution. As the Schinas family liveaboard the yacht it was an important decision to make. Here we give you some excerpts from their blog on the decision making process.
Experienced sailor John Williams came back to GTC to upgrade his satellite communications in preparation for his trans-atlantic crossing in November last year. Having used an Iridium phone to cross the Bay of Biscay previously John was ready to research a satellite system of his own.
“Money becomes irrelevant during an emergency, when you need the reliability that the equipment brings.” We caught up with Team Rubicon’s Tech & Innovation Manager, Chris Lyon to see how the equipment provided by GTC supports the work they do.
The Thuraya XT-PRO DUAL is the world’s first dual-mode, dual-SIM phone, bridging the gap between satellite and GSM communications. By using both a satellite and a GSM SIM card, you can keep call costs to a minimum yet still enjoy connectivity no matter where you are.