Truly global connectivity for aviation pilots
Achieve greater tracking accuracy, remote monitoring and control over flight planning, flight operations and pilot safety with truly global satellite connectivity. By harnessing Iridium’s pole-to-pole satellite internet network, pilots, aviators and passengers are safer, more secure and more connected than ever.
Mobile tracking solutions
Ground Control helps connect pilots, passengers and base operations
Keep track of pilots and passengers by providing real-time GPS positioning coordinates to ground teams, via reliable and global internet, delivered via cellular and satellite.
Improve in-flight safety
Use satellite-enabled, two-way communications to stay connected to passengers, crews and ground control teams in both routine conversations and emergency response situations.
Enhance flight planning
With regular aircraft location updates, GPS-enabled tracking and two-way communication, aircraft can benefit from full planning, tracking and monitoring abilities, via satellite-based technology.
Transmit critical data
Particularly important in first responder situations, Ground Control's devices enable you to transmit key data such as fuel and payload, so your aircraft are prepared for their next life-saving mission.
Pole to pole coverage
Our devices use hybrid cellular and satellite connectivity, switching between them seamlessly with lowest-cost routing enabled. With Iridium satellite coverage, this delivers low-cost, global connectivity.
Aviation Solutions in the News
January 31, 2018
RockAIR Approved by United States Fire Service
The RockAIR brings satellite and cellular tracking together in a portable carry-on, carry-off form factor at a much lower cost than traditional dual-mode solutions.
January 17, 2019
RockAIR Dual Mode Tracking
Using a locally sourced cellular SIM card, or global cellular SIM provided by us, that’s loaded with cellular data, you now have the option of sending tracking reports once every 15 seconds, whenever you’re operating in cell range.
Navigating to the ‘Alerts’ section within the main menu of your RockSTAR, you’ll be greeted by six alert types and an alert cancel. Here’s what each one means.
February 2, 2022
Enhanced Real-time Tracking and Communications with TracPlus
TracPlus is the trusted real-time tracking and communication platform used by first responders, government agencies, militaries, and other critical operators around the world. Their platform has been developed to deliver situational awareness to first responders, irrespective of who owns the asset, what the asset is, who provides the tracking, or what the platform or signal type is – be it radio, cellular or satellite.
Ground Control's Aviation Partners
Ground Control partners with a number of companies who’ve built sophisticated fleet management software that enhances the performance of the Ground Control product range. These companies include V2Track, TracPlus, SKYTRAC, and IndigoSat. If you’re looking for an end to end fleet management solution, we strongly recommend checking these guys out.
If you build your own tracking software and would like to integrate the data from Ground Control’s tracking and communication devices, get in touch! We offer many benefits to partners, including fully-featured APIs and data pooling plans that help you manage your airtime effectively.
Get in touch
Whatever your communication or connectivity needs, we can help. So get in touch today.