Sternula offers VDE-SAT connectivity as an extension to coastal radio-based VDES which is only available in GMDSS area A1.

Maritime authorities will benefit from being able to provide safety and navigational services in all its naval territory.

Ship owners are able to optimize sailing through global access to a range of advanced services such as route optimization, weather and ice forecasts, and realtime engine monitoring on land.

Maritime service providers will be able bring new, innovative services into the shipping industry. Using standardized data formats, valuable information can be overlayed directly in the ship’s ECDIS.