Adventure Stories

  • Capsized at Sea

    While attempting to become the first woman to row solo across the treacherous North Pacific Ocean, Sarah Outen was hit by Tropical Storm Mawar.

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  • A Complete Navigation Solution for Transatlantic Crossing

    Iridium AxcessPoint and a truly global network enable to vital weather data.

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  • World Challenge Expedition

    While on a World Challenge Expedition to Kenya, an Iridium 9555 satellite phone proved to be an essential when an unexpected medical situation arose.

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  • The Alex Kumar Story

    Dr. Alexander Kumar works and lives in Antarctica. As onsite doctor, he quickly learned just how vital his Iridium phone would be in an emergency.

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  • Rescue from the Crevasse

    On a solitary trek from Antarctica to the South Pole, Meagan McGrath found herself trapped in an ice crevasse, with her Iridium satellite phone as her only hope.

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  • Alaskan Arctic Expeditions

    Joe Henderson and his dog team spend 100 straight days in the arctic with an Iridium 9555 as his only connection to civilization.

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  • Modern Day Explorers: Kamchatka Project

    Worked with a diverse team of scientists to help show how important Kamchatka’s river ecosystems are for the long-term survival of wild salmon.

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  • French Adventurer Saved

    French adventurer embarked on life-long dream to fly around the world via the poles and runs into an unexpected emergency.

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  • Maintaining Vital Communications Connections While at Sea

    Iridium Connected maritime broadband service helps global climate change expedition stay in touch.

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