Icom and Iridium, have joined forces to develop and manufacture a new satellite communication device.
The Satellite PTT will be based on a professional handheld radio using the Iridium satellite communication network. It will enable real-time, multi-user communication throughout the world using its PTT (push-to-talk) button.
“Icom has been developing various wireless communications equipment for use on land, sea and air for many years,” said Masataka Harima, Icom president.
“The satellite PTT project will become an important part of our product line-up that covers all areas from the surface of the earth to space."