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Jul 07, 2014, 09:00 ET
One of the most advanced pipelay and construction vessels in the subsea industry, and the flagship of the Technip fleet, Deep Blue will benefit from enhanced communications and content services from MTN. (PRNewsFoto/MTN Communications)

Technip Expands Communications Services with MTN to Manage Vessels Globally

MTN Communications (MTN) announces that Technip, a world leader in project management, engineering and construction for the energy industry, has...

Apr 23, 2014, 09:00 ET
Silversea Cruises is increasing the breadth of communications services MTN will provide its eight-ship fleet, including its latest ships, Silver Discoverer (shown in this photo) and Silver Galapagos. (PRNewsFoto/MTN Communications)

Silversea Cruises Extends Nine-Year Relationship with MTN

MTN Communications (MTN) announces Silversea Cruises, Ltd. (Silversea) is renewing and extending the companies' long-term relationship. ...

Apr 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

MTN Government Announces New Advisory Board

 MTN Government (MTNGOV), a subsidiary of MTN Communications (MTN), announces the formation of an MTNGOV Advisory Board with veteran military,...

Apr 02, 2014, 09:00 ET
A Fred.Olsen Cruise Lines ship nears its destination of Balmoral in Sydney, Australia.  (PRNewsFoto/MTN Communications)

MTN and Fred.Olsen Cruise Lines Extend Four-Year Relationship

 MTN Communications (MTN) announces Fred.Olsen Cruise Lines has extended its four-year relationship with the company.  Fred.Olsen chose to...

Mar 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

MTN Launches Another Industry First with "OceanCast" High-Definition, Live Event Streaming from Ships

In yet another industry first, MTN Communications (MTN) is launching "MTN OceanCast."  MTN OceanCast is the only high-definition (HD) system...

Mar 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

MTN Government Launches Industry's First Social Media Threat Intelligence Managed Service

 MTN Government (MTNGOV), a subsidiary of MTN Communications (MTN) and a leader in satellite communications, cybersecurity and integrated...

Mar 06, 2014, 10:00 ET

MTN Expands Communications Network in Southeast Asia and Oceania Regions with NewSat to Stay Ahead of Customer Demands

 MTN Communications (MTN) announces its expansion of the world's most powerful maritime and remote broadband communications network in yet...

Feb 25, 2014, 09:00 ET
OceanPhone Mobile from MTN is the maritime industry's first calling app for crew.  (PRNewsFoto/MTN Satellite Communications)

MTN Delivers "OceanPhone Mobile," An Industry-First Calling App for Maritime Crew

MTN Communications (MTN) announces the general availability of the first calling app for maritime crew.  MTN "OceanPhone Mobile" leverages...

Feb 12, 2014, 09:00 ET
New MTN Hybrid Network Transforms Communications At-Sea on Norwegian Getaway.  (PRNewsFoto/MTN Communications)

MTN's Hybrid Network Transforms Communications At-Sea on the New Norwegian Getaway

MTN Communications (MTN) announces it is supporting Norwegian Cruise Line's launch of the newly-Christened Norwegian Getaway with its advanced...

Jan 20, 2014, 09:00 ET

Carnival Corporation and MTN Sign Agreement for Internet Services and Extend Broadcast Services Agreement

 MTN Communications (MTN) announces that Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) has signed a new agreement for the provision...

Jan 15, 2014, 09:00 ET
Santos Venegas joins MTN as general manager, Oil and Gas Division.  (PRNewsFoto/MTN Communications)

MTN Strengthens Oil and Gas Focus with Appointment of Industry Veteran Santos Venegas

  MTN Communications (MTN) announces Santos Venegas has joined the company as general manager for its Oil and Gas Division.  This...

Jan 13, 2014, 09:00 ET
MTN and the Norwegian Breakaway Pioneer the Highest-Performing Satellite Modem - the iDirect X7 - on a Cruise Ship

Norwegian Cruise Line and MTN Pioneer the Highest-Performing Satellite Modem - The iDirect X7 - On a Cruise Ship

MTN Communications (MTN) announces its partner, Norwegian Cruise Line (Norwegian), is pioneering the new iDirect X7 high-performance satellite...

Oct 02, 2013, 09:00 ET

Pullmantur Cruises Extends 11-Year Relationship with MTN

 MTN Communications (MTN) announces Pullmantur Cruises, a Royal Caribbean International brand, is renewing and extending its long-term...

Sep 09, 2013, 09:00 ET
Kevin McCarthy is Appointed to Chief Operations Officer at MTN. (PRNewsFoto/MTN Communications)

Kevin McCarthy Appointed to Chief Operations Officer of MTN

MTN Communications (MTN) announces the promotion of Kevin McCarthy to the role of Chief Operations Officer (COO).  Most recently, McCarthy...

Aug 19, 2013, 09:00 ET

MTN Continues Partnership with Israeli Cruise Leader Mano Cruises

 MTN Communications (MTN) announces it will continue to be the communications provider of choice for Mano Cruises (Mano), the leading cruise...

Jul 09, 2013, 09:00 ET
Mark Walter joins MTN as new CFO.  (PRNewsFoto/MTN Satellite Communications)

MTN Strengthens Leadership Team Further With New CFO

 MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) announces it has further strengthened its executive team with the appointment of Mark Walter to the role...

Mar 18, 2013, 09:00 ET
Chris Leber joins MTN as executive VP of Commercial Business Development.  (PRNewsFoto/MTN Satellite Communications)

MTN Appoints Chris Leber as Executive Vice President of Commercial Business Development

 MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) announces the appointment of Chris Leber as executive vice president, commercial business development. Mr....

Mar 14, 2013, 11:22 ET
MTN Appoints Peg Grayson as President of Government Services Subsidiary.  (PRNewsFoto/MTN Satellite Communications)

MTN Appoints Peg Grayson as President of Government Services Subsidiary

MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) announces the appointment of Margaret ("Peg") Grayson to the position of president of MTN Government Services...

Feb 26, 2013, 15:00 ET
Richard Hadsall receives Lifetime Achievement Award from MTN's CEO Errol Olivier.  (PRNewsFoto/MTN Satellite Communications)

MTN Grants Lifetime Achievement Award To The Pioneer of Broadband Communications At Sea

The CEO and president of MTN Satellite Communications (MTN), Errol Olivier, granted a Lifetime Achievement Award to Richard Hadsall at...

Feb 25, 2013, 09:00 ET

MTN Announces Exclusive Partnership with BATS Enabling In-Port and Near-Port Maritime Wireless Broadband

 MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) announces BATS has entered into an exclusive partnership with MTN to market the Broadband Antenna Tracking...