FELCOM251 and FELCOM501 are FURUNO’s latest Inmarsat FleetBroadband terminals, which delivers ship-to-shore/ ship-to-ship broadband communication of up to 432 kbps, anywhere at sea, by utilising the inmarsat Fleet Xpress system coverage. (coverage map below.)
In addition to data communication services (Standard IP of up to 432 kbps). FleetBroadBand allows the users to make use of ISDN data service* as well as FAX communication.
FELCOM251 and FELCOM501 will bring cost-effective broadband communication onboard the vessels for a variety of needs, for both operational and social purposes, including calling their friends and family back home while at sea.
* FELCOM501 only
|AC/DC Power Supply Unit||406080A-FUR-001|
|Transmitting Frequency||1626.5 - 1660.5 MHz、1668.0 - 1675.0 MHz|
|Receiving Frequency||1518.0 - 1559.0 MHz|
|LAN||4 ports, ethernet 100Base-TX, RJ-45 (PoE)|
|Analog Telephone/Telefax||2 ports (4 ports with optional adapter)|
|USB||1 port, USB2.0 (RS-232C conversion with optional adapter)|
|Alarm output||1 port, contact closure (normal close), External relay|
|Sim card||1 Slot|
|Voice||4 kbps AMBE+2 or ISDN 3.1 kHz audio|
|Standard IP(Best effort)||MAX 284 kbps||MAX 432 kbps|
|Streaming IP(Guaranteed rates)||32、64、128 kbps||32、64、128、256 kbps|
|Short message||Up to 1120 characters|
|Facsimile||Group 3 Facsimile via 3.1 kHz audio|
|Environmental conditions||Temperature||Antenna Unit||-25°C ~ +55°C(Storage: -40°C~+85°C)|
|Communication Unit||-25 °C ～ +55 °C||Protection||Antenna Unit||IPX6|
|Communication Unit||IP31||IP Handset||IP56 (Cradle: IP22)|
|Communication Unit||12-24 VDC: 14/5.5 A||Power Supply Unit||100-240 VAC, 1 Phase, 50-60 Hz|
With its simultaneous voice and data capability, FELCOM251 and FELCOM501 can support an extensive range of user applications. All tasks can be conducted all at the same time through a single terminal. N.B., Certain network devices must be arranged locally, in order for you to make use of some of the applications.
Crewmembers are now able to make private phone calls or send SMS using their SIM card to their friends and families back home. They can also browse the web to read news from home, or any other activity connecting them to the land.
Using their off-duty time in a more productive manner has become very popular amongst navigators. VSAT allows crewmembers to attend off-campus distance learning courses through IP applications such as.
In case of failure of engine or other onboard equipment, chief engineers onboard can set up live, on-the-spot remote condition-review and troubleshooting sessions with service engineers from various manufacturers onshore. A reliable high bandwidth connection is essential for enabling these functions, and FleetBroadband provides a perfect solution.