Field Demos, EVENTS, Case Studies, Success Stories & More FROM Iridium SATELLITE Communications


Iridium in the wild

Find out how Iridium and its partners–along with innovators, researchers, adventurers, governments, and others–are harnessing the power of our network to solve problems and stay connected.

Preet Chandi’s Historic South Pole Trek

Learn how Captain Preet Chandi relied on an Iridium Go!® and Iridium Extreme® to help her become the first woman of color to complete a solo South Pole expedition.

Keeping Researchers Connected During Lunar Simulation

Iridium and Iridium Connected® solutions kept researchers connected while they tested a lunar habitat in northern Greenland. Read their “chilling” story.

Iridium Operations

Keep up with, or look back on, our annual field demonstrations–spotlighting the uses and capabilities of Iridium and Iridium Connected® products and services.

Operation Pacific Waves



U.S. and Coalition Forces and Iridium technology partners are leading a 2022 satcom exercise in the Indo-Pacific.

Operation Arctic Lynx

Look back at our 2021 Arctic field demo featuring more than 20 organizations from around the world.

Iridium is a global satellite communications company providing access to voice & data services anywhere on Earth.

Iridium’s constellation is in Low-Earth Orbit (LEO)–approximately 485 miles above Earth–providing stronger signals and faster connections through smaller antennas with lower power requirements.

Expedition Updates

Check back soon for Operation Pacific Waves updates.