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Fleet Broadband


Product Number: 77


FleetBroadband is the first truly global maritime communications service offering simultaneous access to vessel broadband data and voice communications via compact antennae by Inmarsat, the world’s largest marine satellite service provider. Additional data, voice, SMS, and ISDN services are also available. FleetBroadband terminals allows you to enhance operational communication, conform to reporting standards and maintain a high level of connectivity between ships and the shore, no matter your location at sea. 

Primary benefit: Based on the BGAN network, FleetBroadband by Inmarsat provides a cost-effective, fast, reliable, and globally accessible satellite broadband connection for maritime communications, Internet access, corporate networks, and voice services with Inmarsat’s I-4 satellite constellation.



  • FleetBroadBand can be accessed globally (except for the extreme polar regions)
  • Internet access, hot spots, email, file transfer, and database synchronization
  • Telephony circuits, VoIP, and handheld support
  • Enhanced voice services, including caller ID, caller barring and call forwarding
  • Small terminals and solid stabilized antennas
  • Surveillance, remote monitoring, and communication maintenance systems
  • Standard IP with speeds up to 432kbps (contended service)
  • Optional guaranteed bandwidth on demand (32, 64, 128, 256 kbps)


Item Dimensions & Weight

Dimensions FB 150 FB 250 FB 500
Antenna diameter 30 cm 33 cm 60 cm
Antenna weight 3.9 kg 5kg 20kg


Technical Specifications

Data FB 150 FB 250 FB 500
Standard IP up to b.e. (Tx/Rx) 150/150 kbps 239/284 kbps 432 / 432kbps
Streaming IP (guaranteed) n/a 32, 64, 128 kbps 32, 64, 128, 256 kbps
Fax e-fax G3/G4 fax on 3.1 KHz G3/G4 fax on 3.1 KHz
4kbps voice simultaneously useable with data yes yes yes
Enhances services: call waiting, forwarding, barring, holding, SMS Yes yes yes




Fredrik Marine Support Services

FleetBroadband 150 – FB150 is Inmarsat’s basic maritime broadband service for shipping companies, which delivers global voice, IP data up to 150kbps for email and Internet access and SMS texting. FleetBroadband offers low-cost calls all day, every day, for both pre-paid and post-paid options. FB150 is suitable for small to medium sized vessels.

FleetBroadband 250 – FB250 is Inmarsat’s mid-range level service for shipping companies, providing satellite data at up to 284kbps for email and Internet access, up to date electronic charts and weather reporting.  

FleetBroadband 500 – FB500 is the top of the line Inmarsat’s satellite broadband service for fleets that require maximal operational efficiency. FB500 provides broadband connection at up to 432kbps for email and Internet access, up to date electronic charts and weather reporting.

Get the Best Solution for your Needs – Fredrik Marine will provide in-depth and unbiased information regarding each product’s capabilities. Often Fredrik Marine carries a wide variety of maritime products and is committed to supplying you with the equipment that best fits your needs.

Solution Integration with Navarino’s INFINITY CUBE – Fredrik Marine provides full systems integration services to leverage the FleetBroadBand service with Navarino’s state-of-the-art, INFINITY CUBE onboard processing platform.



  • Maximize efficiency at sea
  • Enables communication at sea
  • Easy installation and network integration
  • Crew welfare chat and prepaid/postpaid communications support
  • PC enablement of text messages to/ from other FleetBroadband terminals and land-based cellular networks
  • Voicemail and other enhanced call-management options including caller identification and call forwarding
  • Multi-voice and video conferencing