The International Mobile Satellite Organization (IMSO) is the inter-governmental organization whose Primary Purpose is the oversight of certain public satellite safety and security communication services provided by mobile satellite communication systems. IMSO also serves as the Coordinator for the Long Range Identification and Tracking of Ships (LRIT), appointed by the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) party States at IMO to ensure the worldwide operation of the system.

Brazil visits

IMSO Director General Laurent Parenté receives Ambassador José Augusto Andrade, Permanent Representative of Brazil to International Organisations in London.

Visit by Iridium

Today, the Director General, Mr. Laurent Parenté, along with the Head of Operational Services, Mr. Halil Keskin, welcomed Iridium representatives: Mr. Kyle Hurst, Director Maritime Safety and Security Services and Mr. Mark Lawson, Maritime Safety and Security Services Manager for…

Visit by Inmarsat

The Director General, Mr. Laurent Parenté, accompanied by Mr. Halil Keskin, Head of Operational Services, was delighted to host a meeting with Inmarsat representatives: Ms. Allison Horrocks, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Mr. Peter Broadhurst, Senior Vice President along with Mr.…