SIRIUS Satellite Radio (Nasdaq: SIRI) today announced the availability of a marine weather data service featuring on-demand access to detailed weather information for the boating community. SIRIUS' Marine Weather Service will first be available over the E-Series high performance multifunction navigation displays from Raymarine.
"This is the first time that SIRIUS is integrating a data information service into marine electronics products, and we are very pleased to be working with Raymarine to make this service a reality," said Larry Pesce, SIRIUS Senior Vice President of Services. "Our extensive nationwide satellite footprint, combined with our ability to cover hundreds of miles off the U.S. coasts, makes our service unique to boaters. Our current offering will provide no less then 14 data elements ranging from weather radar to buoy reports. Pricing will range from $29.99 for the base Mariner package to $99.99 for the Professional."
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