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SPOT Launches SPOT Mapping To Aid With Satellite Messengers


If you're planning some big camping trips into the backcountry this year, it's comforting to know SPOT tracking services have just been upgraded.

SPOT's parent company, Globalstar Inc, announced SPOT Mapping is a new upgrade available to anyone who owns a SPOT X, SPOT Trace, SPOT Gen 3 or any SPOT legacy products. These products have been providing solid peace of mind for anyone wandering away from a good cell phone signal for years now.

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New SPOT Mapping Provides Advanced Navigation and Tracking Services


Globalstar Canada Satellite Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of Globalstar Inc. and a leader in satellite messaging and emergency notification technologies, has announced new SPOT Mapping services available on all active SPOT service plans and across all SPOT devices. SPOT Mapping is an affordable, easy-to-use, multilingual tool for mapping and managing workers and sharing positions from outdoor journeys, providing peace of mind when the unexpected happens. Read More >

Globalstar Helps Researchers Track Mysterious Seaweed


Dutch researchers are using drifter buoys fitted with SPOT Trace satellite trackers from Globalstar Europe Satellite Services to understand the dramatic increase of Sargassum seaweed across the North Atlantic, Globalstar announced Thursday. Read More >

Scottish Water Safeguards Lone Workers With 250+ Spot Gen3 Satellite Devices


Globalstar Europe Satellite Services Ltd., today announced that Scottish Water has deployed over 250 SPOT Gen3 satellite messengers to safeguard employees who work on their own in areas with unreliable or non-existent mobile coverage. Read More >

Mexican Students Launch a Small Satellite to the International Space Station


The first satellite built by students in Mexico for launch from the International Space Station is smaller than a shoebox but represents a big step for its builders. The project is part of NASA’s CubeSat Launch Initiative, which offers universities, high schools and non-profit organizations the opportunity to fly small satellites. 

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Early Black Friday Deals on Great Hunting and Fishing Gear


If you know someone who is reluctant to carry a GPS into the backcountry, but likes knowing that help can arrive in the event of an emergency, this is the gift for them. Read More >

This Small Team of Dispatchers Saves Lives Via Satellite


The Texas center has assisted more than 10,000 rescues in 169 countries, from the Scottish Highlands to eastern Tajikistan. Hardware makers such as Garmin, Globalstar, Inmarsat, and Iridium say the IERCC’s expertise and global network of emergency responders are worth a small cut of their monthly satellite network subscription fees. Read More >

USCA announces new partnership with Globalstar


Globalstar, Inc. has partnered with the United States Cattlemen’s Association and is excited to offer all USCA members an exclusive service discount* on SPOT satellite products including SPOT Gen3®, SPOT Trace®, and the newest SPOT X® with Bluetooth device with the new mobile app. Read More >

Globalstar Reveals Sat-Fi2 Remote Antenna Station


Globalstar revealed that the new Sat-Fi2 Remote Antenna Station (RAS), which aims to expand the capabilities of the Sat-Fi2 Satellite Hotspot by incorporating remote antenna enabling use in any vehicle, vessel, or distant building.   Read More >

Globalstar's SPOT Gen3 Selected by RoSPA for Their Consultant Teams


Globalstar Europe Satellite Services Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Globalstar Inc., has announced that UK charity the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) has gone live with SPOT Gen3satellite communications devices to safeguard its team of consultants as they work on projects around the world. Read More >