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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...

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...

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...

Feb 13, 2013, 10:22 ET

MTN Worldwide TV Extends Channel Line-Up and Adds Foreign Language Programming

 MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) announces it has expanded its MTN Worldwide TV (MTN TV) service to include three new live channels, as well...

Feb 06, 2013, 09:00 ET
Richard Hadsall, CTO of MTN Government Services receiving Emmy Award for Technology & Engineering.  (PRNewsFoto/MTN Satellite Communications)

MTN Government Services CTO Richard Hadsall Appointed to World Teleport Association Board

 MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) announces that the World Teleport Association (WTA) has appointed Richard Hadsall to its board. ...

Feb 05, 2013, 10:13 ET

MTN Expands Ferry Business by Securing Contract with Largest South American Ferry Operator

 MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) announces a new contract with Buquebus, the largest ferry operator in South America. MTN will provide...

Jan 07, 2013, 09:00 ET

New MTN Contracts Reinforce Value, Innovation and Service Delivery to Luxury Segment of the Cruise Market

 MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) announces new contracts and activities with luxury cruise operators around the world. The continued...

Nov 19, 2012, 18:55 ET
MTN Nexus will revolutionize maritime telecommunications.  (PRNewsFoto/MTN Satellite Communications)

MTN Nexus(TM) to Transform At-sea Communications, Bridging the Gap Between the Land-based Experience and At-sea Experience

 Connectivity and content demands on cruise operators increase significantly as cruise passenger and crew communications...

Nov 13, 2012, 09:00 ET

MTN Extends Strategic Partnership with Norwegian Cruise Line, Continuing 21 Years of Success

 MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) announces it extended its contract with Norwegian Cruise Line (Norwegian) for an additional five years for...

Oct 23, 2012, 15:23 ET

MTN Opens New Seattle Product Innovation Office

 MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) announces the opening of a new Product Innovation Office in Seattle.  This office is dedicated to...

Sep 18, 2012, 09:00 ET

MTN Satellite Communications Celebrates 15-Year Anniversary of Delivering Internet Service to the Cruise Industry, Exceeding 150 Million Logins

 MTN Satellite Communications (MTN), the leading global provider of maritime communications, connectivity and content services to remote...

Sep 04, 2012, 09:00 ET

MTN Satellite Communications and Jetstream Partner to Deliver High-Definition Content to Yachts at Sea

MTN Satellite Communications (MTN), the leading global provider of maritime communications, connectivity and content services to remote locations...

Aug 28, 2012, 09:00 ET

MTN Satellite Communications Expands Worldwide TV Network into Commercial Shipping, Ferry, Oil & Gas and Yacht Markets

 MTN Satellite Communications (MTN), the global provider of communications, connectivity and content services to remote locations around the...

Aug 15, 2012, 09:00 ET

MTN Satellite Communications and Wireless Maritime Services Partner to Introduce First Maritime Voice Application

MTN Satellite Communications (MTN), the leading global provider of maritime communications, connectivity and content services to remote locations...

Aug 06, 2012, 09:00 ET

MTN Satellite Communications Introduces Broadcast Group to Provide Audio and Video Transmissions from Remote Locations Around the World

 MTN Satellite Communications (MTN), the leading global provider of communications, connectivity and content services to remote...

Jul 23, 2012, 09:00 ET

MTN Satellite Communications and Wireless Maritime Services (WMS) Outfits New Carnival Breeze with Integrated Voice and Data Communications

MTN Satellite Communications (MTN), the global provider of communications, connectivity and content services to remote locations around the world...