Posted on: 31 July 2015 by Mark Howells
tSatcom Direct has extended its GlobalVT service to Android devices, following the launch of an Apple iOS app earlier in the year.ttPowered by the Satcom Direct Router (SDR), GlobalVT allows smartphone users to use voice and SMS text functionality from their own personal smartphone number during flight at any altitude, anywhere in the world.
tt“Satcom Direct is the first to enable Android users to make and receive calls and texts in the air, worldwide, with their own number. This is a significant accomplishment and we’re proud to have made it happen,” said Jim Jensen, founder and CEO of Satcom Direct. “Offering this kind of seamless connectivity is all part of our commitment to delivering the solutions that flight departments need.”ttThe GlobalVT mobile app is now available on Google Play and on the App Store.tt