Light Shipping Safety

Light Shipping Safety

In October 2018, the yacht of one of the clients of ServiceSoft GC, the Yacht School, whose own fleet is homeported in the Adriatic Sea in Montenegro, was stolen. Thanks to the installed LookOut Compact Iridium equipment and the unique tracking system SmartService, the vessel was found within the shortest time.

Later it became known that the people, who had stolen the vessel, used her to transport illegal immigrants from Greece to Italy.

The owner, tracking the route by the beacon, realized that the yacht was heading to Italy. He alerted the police on it. Thanks to the co-operation of the LookOut beacon and the police of the Croton city, the gang was detained.

Reliability Above All sm

In early 2019, Iridium completed the $3 billion Iridium NEXT mission, which completely replaced the first-generation Iridium constellation. With an upgraded network, Iridium is poised now more than ever to meet the growing demand for global communications on land, at sea, and in the skies – far into the future.

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