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FleetBroadband - a powerful solution meeting the maritime demands

With FleetBroadband, Inmarsat has taken a step into the "IP age". FleetBroadband is a powerful solution meeting the maritime industry's growing demand for bandwidth and flexible services. It is the first maritime communications service to provide cost-effective broadband data and voice, simultaneously, through a compact antenna on a global basis.



Three types of terminal are available, with different performance capabilities and size depending on your requirements:

  • FB150 Our new entry-level service designed for small to medium-sized vessels. It offers standard IP up to 150kbps. Antenna is 29.1cm in diameter.
  • FB250 Offers Standard IP up to 284kbps and Streaming IP up to 128kbps. Antenna is 32cm in diameter.
  • FB500 Offers Standard IP up to 432kbps and Streaming IP up to 256kbps. Antenna is 60cm in diameter. All the terminals are designed specifically for the marine environment and also support voice, fax** and SMS. **Fax is not available on FB150 



  • Standard IP Up to 432kbps over a shared channel, for email, internet and intranet access.
  • Streaming IP Guaranteed data rates on demand up to 256kbps.
  • Voice Make phone calls at the same time as accessing data applications.
  • ISDN Supports ISDN at 64kbps for legacy applications.
  • SMS text Send and receive text messages.


Low-Cost Voice Calling

All pre- and post-paid voice calls to a fixed line, using FleetBroadband, made at any time of the day or week, can now be as low as 55¢ per minute* (SRP). This new lowest-ever voice pricing from Inmarsat means that crew can now call family and friends more often and Masters and Superintendents can make operational calls from the bridge for less , keeping the ship cost-efficient and competitive. This is why FleetBroadband is the clear choice for all your voice communications requirements.


Technical Specifications

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