The yachting industry continues to increase, benefiting from the growing trend towards marine tourism and water-based sports and leisure activities. Manufacturers are focusing on luxury features with futuristic designs, ensuring that vessels are equipped with the latest state of the art technology.
The AST Group provides communication systems to the yachting industry, with our product and solutions portfolio, everyone onboard can stay connected 24/7.
As industry leaders, we provide all communications including; safety systems, radios, anti-piracy, TV, maritime navigation equipment and marine spares. Our range of handheld and broadband terminals allow owners and passengers to make calls, watch television, access the internet and send texts and emails, from any location and in any weather. From VSAT terminals, radio and handheld equipment to e-mail compression, AST can meet your requirements.
With extensive knowledge in the industry, AST was chosen to be the Official Satellite Communications Supplier to the 2019-20 edition of the biennial race Clipper Round the World Race. Providing a bespoke voice and data services solution to meet the ever-growing operational and media demands of the global yacht race, connecting race organisers to each of the eleven teams 24/7, at every point of the global route. AST also supplied the 700 crew members taking part with on-board communication services.