Emergency

  • Clelia II in Distress

    Clelia II was battling 30-to-40 foot waves when the sea broke windows in its bridge, diminishing power.

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  • Life-Saving Transplant Call

    RoadPost customer Cliff Glover needed a lung transplant to survive and he could not miss the life-saving call from the transplant team.

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  • Opening Communications Lifelines

    During disaster relief operations, GlobalMedic realizes that one of the most vital needs is reliable, critical communications.

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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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  • Vital Services for Emergency Response

    Medical staff all over Washington, D.C. are now Iridium Connected with critical backup and tracking communications.

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  • The Alex Kumar Story

    As onsite doctor in Antarctica, Dr. Alexander Kumar quickly learned how vital his Iridium phone would be in a medical emergency.

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  • Gaza Lifeline

    While in Gaza, Global Medic, relied on Iridium satellite phones for communication.

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  • Iridium 9555 Used in Rescue of Chilean Miners

    Iridium 9555 phones were used to coordinate the rescue of 33 Chilean miners.

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  • Flight-Following Technology for CAL FIRE

    Flight-following tracking system helps CAL FIRE prepare and be vigilant during peak fire seasons.

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  • Iridium Phones Crucial in Flooding

    The Iridium 9555 satellite phone helped keep people in touch and coordinate relief aid during the Rio de Janeiro flooding.

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  • Iridium 9555 Harpooned to Ship

    When 30-foot seas flooded the wheelhouse of the Clelia II, a neighboring vessel launched an Iridium 9555 aboard.

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  • Iridium Transceiver Pinpoints Crash

    A Dakar quad racer was rescued using TDCom's IRITRACK device and the Iridium network.

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  • Pilot's Life Saved

    Spidertracks and Iridium technology helped save the life of a pilot whose plane crashed shortly after take off in Australia.

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  • Critical Cleanup in the Gulf

    Iridium Connected real-time tracking and monitoring is helping contain and clean up the largest accidental marine oil spill in history.

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