Journey to the ends of the earth with one of the greatest modern-day explorers

Meet Mike Horn, a world-renowned explorer and adventurer. He's swum solo down the Amazon River, circumnavigated the globe along the equator without motorized vehicles, and crossed Antarctica in the dark. Join him on his newest adventure as he travels Pole to Pole supported by Speedcast Atlas, a fully managed, end-to-end solution, in some of the most extreme and remote locations on the planet.

Mike's Journey: Three unique expeditions, all powered by Speedcast Atlas

The Speedcast team behind Mike

The Field Engineers

Our Field Engineering Team have fitted Mike's vessel Pangaea with the latest in Speedcast technology, so that he can travel the world with confidence knowing that he's always connected.

The Support Team

Ready to move at a moment’s notice, our support team can assist Mike with whatever he needs anywhere in the world 24/7, keeping his technology up-to-date and operating correctly.

The Network     Operations Team

Our team of IT technicians will proactively monitor Mike’s connectivity as he traverses around the world, resolving issues that may arise and taking preventive steps to ensure Mike will experience seamless connectivity.

Updates from Mike Horn:

Long, Lat: 76.125576, 35.677055

Altitude: 3331m | 10928 ft

Temp: -4°C | 24.5°F

Mike's Status: OK

Speedcast Atlas Solutions

Customer Experience Management

Customer Experience Management

Throughout Mike's journey, Speedcast will work side-by-side with Mike's expedition team to design, deliver and support every last detail of remote communications needs.


Iridium Certus™

Iridium Certus

Iridium Certus offers seamless and continuous data and voice coverage from pole to pole. 

Satellite Handhelds

Satellite Handhelds

For land expeditions, Mike is equipped with the latest satellite handhelds to stay connected and share content in real-time in remote locations. 

Speedcast GO4SPEED™

Speedcast GO4SPEED™

When Pangaea is near shore, the crew on-board will have access to local 4G/LTE connectivity offered through Speedcast GO4SPEED.

Speedcast FieldVision™

Speedcast FieldVision™

The feature-rich, cloud-based Speedcast FieldVision platform can track Mike's journey in real-time.

Follow the journey

Want to hear the latest from Mike? Using Speedcast Atlas’ fully managed, end-to-end solutions, supported by a global network of networks, Mike will be able to share historic moments in real-time.

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    Live Broadcast

    Join Mike as he broadcasts his adventures and behind-the-scenes action in real-time; watch him conduct live question and answer sessions; and stream historic moments from his expeditions.

    June 13 Update: Mike will unfortunately not be able to conduct a live Q&A session today. Due to snow and lack of sun over the last three days, Mike and his team were unable to charge their satellite equipment. But not to worry! A new date will be announced soon, so stay tuned.