Steerable Beams Tracking your ship
- O3b’s satellite beams follow the ship on its normal route.
- O3b maintains the ship within the beam centre.
- O3b receives latitude/longitude updates on two hour intervals via in-band or out-of-band channel.
- Beam tracking updates in real time if the ship has to change course.
Pricing has not been announced at this time. Currently internet pricing at sea starts around 65 cents per minute and can decrease if you purchase a package plan. What would you pay to have high-speed access from your stateroom or public areas of the ship?