Geolink Satellite Services, partner of the french film « En Solitaire », produced by Gaumont and directed by Christopher Offenstein

2013-09-01

Since 2000, Geolink Satellite Services, IMOCA’s partner, offer a complete range of dedicated mobile communication for most of ocean races, such as Vendee Globe.

In this film François Cluzet portraied Yann Kermadec, a skipper, who is about to achieve his greatest dream : sailing alone around the world. Martime equipements and voice / data services was supplied to allow communication between the racing boat and control positions. Clipway, the universal live video software combined with maritime devices such as a Fleetbroadband 500 and Iridium / Sailor mobile handsets ensured a broadband communication transmission. With up to 256 kbps live streaming added to Iridium technology, the whole team benefited from a technical facilities and efficient work environnement, during the shooting.