Tag: Garmin

Avalanche Canada Providing Forecasts via inReach to Kakwa

Snowmobilers in the Kakwa region, which straddles the border between Alberta and BC, will now be able to access avalanche forecasts via their Garmin inReach devices.

Satellite Messenger Devices on the Market

SPOT and Garmin have, in the last year, released new, text-capable satellite messenger devices called SPOT X and Garmin inReach Mini, respectively.

Iridium Successfully Launches NEXT Generation Satellites

Over the last two years, the Iridium network—used by Garmin inReach satellite communication devices—has been quietly undergoing a $3 billion upgrade of its global satellite telecommunications network, called Iridium NEXT.