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Nov 03, 2014, 09:00 ET
Santos Venegas heads MTN Oil & Gas Team.

MTN Builds Houston Team to Expand on 20% Year-Over-Year Oil & Gas Sector Growth

 MTN Communications (MTN) announces it is building a business development and technical team in Houston in response to 20 percent...

Oct 01, 2014, 09:00 ET
MTN partners, including Norwegian Cruise Line and Princess Cruises, are optimizing bandwidth available to passengers and crew, especially when their ships enter port, by leveraging the MTN Terrestrial Broadband Network (TBN). (PRNewsFoto/MTN Satellite Communications)

MTN Terrestrial Broadband Network Coverage Triples by Region and Doubles in Ships Connected During the Summer 2014 Cruise Season

After launching its Terrestrial Broadband Network (TBN) just more than one year ago, MTN Communications (MTN) announces the number of TBN-connected...

Sep 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
The Skytech BB75 dual Ku/Ka-band satellite antenna, offered by MTN, is a yacht industry first in delivering ultra-high speed connectivity powered by the MTN Maestro end-to-end communications solution. (PRNewsFoto/MTN Communications)

MTN Delivers Yachts the First Dual Ku/Ka-band Ultra-High Speed Satellite Solution to Further Enhance Its Powerful Maestro Service

 In a yacht industry first, for delivery of ultra-high speed connectivity and content in the Mediterranean, MTN Communications (MTN) is...

Sep 16, 2014, 09:00 ET
The MTN Conductor mobile app provides a single interface into the MTN Maestro end-to-end solution to manage every network, every provider and every user on each yacht for the best possible communications experience at sea or no matter where you drop anchor. (PRNewsFoto/MTN Communications)

"MTN Conductor" Mobile App Makes Managing and Optimizing Multiple Networks On Board a Yacht as Simple as a Swipe or Click

 MTN Communications (MTN) is once again innovating in the yacht sector with the launch of its "MTN Conductor" mobile app.  MTN...

Sep 02, 2014, 09:00 ET

MTN Grows European Customer Base and Expands Southampton Office

MTN Communications (MTN) announces it has expanded its communications and content business through maritime operators in Europe.  As a result,...

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...