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|Title:||Convention on the International Maritime Satellite Organization (INMARSAT)|
|Entry Into Force Date:||1979-07-16|
|Description:||The parties entered into this agreement to improve maritime communication and increase safety at sea. Parties to INMARSAT must also be parties to the Operating Agreement, 15 ILM 233, UKTS 94(1979), 31 UST 135, TIAS 9605. See also 1981 Protocol on Privileges and Immunities of INMARSAT.
In 1999, INMARSAT became a private company.
|Legal Citation:||1143 UNTS 105; 15 ILM 1051 (1976); UKTS 94(179); 31 UST 1; TIAS 9605; ATS 1979 No. 10|
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