EGC SafetyNET Message

PLANNED INMARSAT I-3 TO I-4 MIGRATION IN 2018

The International Maritime Organization (IMO), the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO), and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) inform the maritime community of the planned Inmarsat I-3 to I-4 satellite migration in 2018, as follows (changes in red):

  1. Atlantic Ocean Region West (AORW) completed on 9 May 2018.
  2. Pacific Ocean Region (POR) delayed until further notice.
  3. Atlantic Ocean Region East (AORE) in September 2018.
  4. Indian Ocean Region (IOR) in October 2018.

For further details of the satellite migration plan and new satellite footprints consult Inmarsat at https://www.inmarsat.com/i3-i4-services-migration.