UK satellite company Inmarsat has hired Ogilvy PR to handle global PR for its avation offering following a competitive review.

Ogilvy PR has been charged with providing corporate and consumer PR for Inmarsat's Global Express Aviation service, a high-speed passenger broadband solution that has already signed up several airlines including Lufthansa, IAG and Air New Zealand.

In addition, Ogilvy will provide PR support for Inmarsat Aviation's European Aviation Network, Jet Connex and SwiftBroadband Safety services.

The assignment will be led from Ogilvy's UK office, said Ogilvy PR London's CEO Marshall Manson, who described Inmarsat Aviation as "an innovative and disruptive startup building exciting solutions within a FTSE 250 company."

This news was published in The Holmes Report.