MTN Satellite Communications,

MTN Satellite Communications, a maritime connectivity solutions provider, has introduced FlexNet, a Ku-band data and voice service for larger yachts, MTN announced Feb. 11.

The FlexNet service aims to provide always-on Internet for browsing and e-mail, plus up to two independent phone lines. The data and phone circuits can be used simultaneously without interference.

FlexNet uses MTNís multi-regional Ku-band satellite network with automatic beam switching technology to provide seamless global connectivity. It also minimizes disruptions caused by signal blockage from the vesselís superstructure or other nearby buildings when in port.