TracPhone FB150 | Immarsat Fleetbroadband

Meet the challenges of the 21st century and gain a vital competitive advantage by bringing true broadband Internet connections to sea with KVH’s new ultra-compact satellite communications system – the TracPhone FB150 with Inmarsat FleetBroadband service.

The TracPhone FB150 antenna is the smallest in KVH’s family of Inmarsat FleetBroadband-compatible TracPhone systems and is perfect for vessels as small as 40 feet. When you’re going out to sea, you need a satellite phone you can trust. The fully stabilized TracPhone FB150 offers IP data connections up to 150 Kbps and simultaneous voice and SMS service, all via Inmarsat’s trusted FleetBroadband network with its new I-4 satellite constellation offering you service for the next 20 years and beyond!

Control costs and maximize revenue with real-time broadband data that enhances the efficiency of your maritime operations. Gain access to weather data, sea conditions, chart updates, office networks, and onshore logistics and maintenance resources. For the first time, broadband at sea is small enough and affordable enough for you to rely on wherever you operate. And it’s all brought to you by KVH and Inmarsat, the leaders in maritime broadband.

  • Uses powerful FleetBroadband service from Inmarsat
  • A choice of airtime plans to fit your needs1
  • Broadband data rates as fast as 150 Kbps
  • Inmarsat Airtime Services provided by KVH offer exclusive airtime benefits and a single point of contact for both hardware and airtime questions
  • Always-on connection for e-mail, Internet and Intranet (via secure VPN)
  • Compact design for easy installation and simple below-decks connections to your computer and phones
  • Inmarsat FleetBroadband Activation Process Checklist – Use this handy activation process checklist to ensure you submit all necessary forms for activating your system
  • World-class warranty coverage and support


Featured Options

  • KVH CommBox™
    KVH’s versatile  CommBox Ship/Shore Network Manager offers an array of fully integrated data and network management tools that enhance your maritime communications connections. Capabilities such as least-cost routing allows you to easily switch between communications devices, while patented data compression technology increases the speed of your Internet browsing by reducing the amount of data being sent and received.
  • Complementary Systems
    Looking for a matching satellite TV system for a stylish dual-dome installation? The TracVision M1 is a perfect match for the TracPhone FB150.

Satellite Coverage

The following satellite footprint information is intended as a general reference only. The satellite maps do not guarantee coverage and may change without notice. Also be aware that various conditions may cause signal quality to degrade along fringe coverage areas.

 Inmarsat FleetBroadband Satellite Coverage Map



Service Provider

Airtime Services
KVH offers great
rates with special
benefits & services!
more info 


Inmarsat FleetBroadband

Service Coverage Area



Maximum Download Speed1

150 Kbps


Maximum Upload Speed1

150 Kbps

Billing Method


Typical Cost per MB (see rate sheet)

$27.99 USD

Typical Cost per Minute for Voice (see rate sheet)

$.79 USD

Antenna Unit Diameter x Height/Weight

13″ x 14″/11 lbs
(33 cm x 34 cm/5 kg)

Alternate Antenna Unit Diameter x Height/Weight

11” x 12”/9 lbs
(27 cm x 29 cm/4 kg)

Matching TracVision Unit

Standard – M1
Alternate – not available

Antenna Operating Temperature

-13°F to +131°F
(-25°C to +55°C)

Antenna Survival Temperature

-40°F to +185°F
(-40°C to +85°C)

Antenna Unit Power

10-32 VAC


Inmarsat approved; Compliant to RTTE, CE Marked


1 Year Parts; 1 Year Labor3