Using the most advanced maritime satellite communications technology, Inmarsat FleetBroadband, the Addvalue Communications SKIPPER™ 150 makes it easy to talk, send and receive text messages and email around the world.
Get the information needed to make work easier, when it is most needed. With amazingly fast data speeds, up to 150 kbps, it is now possible to receive full color weather images, navigational charts, maintenance information, and browse the internet with ease. Send reports, regulatory and management information, requisitions, or pictures while simultaneously receiving the latest news and sports updates or even phone calls.
The SKIPPER™ 150 includes a handset with a large color display and mobile phone type keys for text messaging. With the SKIPPER™ 150’s additional RJ11 phone port, connect a standard cordless phone to avoid missing an important call while on deck or in the cabin.
- Configuration setting
- Phone book access
- Call log function
- SMS Messaging
- 5-way menu navigation switch for user-friendly menu operation
- Hands free operation via plug-in handset
Simply connect the SKIPPER™ 150 to an onboard computer network or WiFi Access Point for wireless networking using the included RJ45 ethernet connection to establish internet service. With MAC address filtering and user control of NAT and DHCP functions, the SKIPPER™ 150 offers both Single and Multi-User Router modes.
The SKIPPER™ 150’s internal GPS receiver and NMEA 0183 output provide accurate position information to onboard systems such as plotters and depth sounders.
Because the SKIPPER™ 150 uses new, secure, IP-based technologies, billing is based on the kilobytes of data sent and received, not the time it takes. Unlike analog communication technology, the SKIPPER™ 150 employs modern digital communications technology that greatly enhances the privacy of the satellite communications, whether voice or messaging.
The SKIPPER™ 150 brings unparalleled advantages in cost, performance and ease of operations that has not been previously available. While at sea, the SKIPPER™ 150 is an indispensable partner for all business and leisure communications needs.