Dubai-based Thuraya Telecommunications is a global mobile satellite service operator of voice, text and data service to two-thirds of the world’s geographical area, across 140 countries. Thuraya has more than 360 roaming partners worldwide and is the only mobile satellite operator that offers GSM roaming services over mobile networks. Samer Halawi, CEO of Thuraya, says it will become the provider of choice for unified connectivity through an extensive programme of expansion and diversification, transforming it into a “one-stop shop for L-band, HTS, IOT and GSM”. Projects:
VNPT Vinaphone: Helping to establish mobile satellite services and maritime communication services in the country.
Thuraya is finalising its next-gen constellation plans that include an enhanced product portfolio, new advanced L- band satellites, HTS services, new wave IOT and content services and expanded coverage.