Inmarsat Announces Major L-Band Network Upgrade

Elera Inmarsat
Credit: Inmarsat
Satellite communications provider Inmarsat announced a major upgrade to its L-band network on Aug. 12 that promises higher data speeds and smaller, lower-cost terminals for aviation users. The new “Elera” service is founded on Inmarsat’s coming sixth-generation I-6 satellites, the first of which is...
Bill Carey

Bill covers business aviation and advanced air mobility for Aviation Week Network. A former newspaper reporter, he has also covered the airline industry, military aviation, commercial space and unmanned aircraft systems. He is the author of 'Enter The Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,' published in 2016.

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