Iridium Global Satellite Coverage Map
Iridium is the only truly global mobile satellite voice and data solution with complete coverage of the earth (including the polar regions). Therefore, Iridium is ideally suited for the maritime, aviation, government/military, emergency/humanitarian services, mining, forestry, oil and gas, heavy equipment, transportation and utilities industries.
The Iridium constellation is the largest in the world, with 66 low earth orbiting (LEO) satellites operating as a fully meshed network.
Iridium offers flexible billing and flat rates for calls from anywhere to anywhere on earth.
• Global voice, SMS, voice mail and text messaging
• Call forwarding and restriction options
• Message notification
• 2.4 kbps data service - up to 9.6 kbps for web browsing, e-mail, fax or file transfers
• Ship Security and Alert Service (SSAS) that meets International Maritime Organization (IMO) requirements
• One phone number worldwide
• International access key sequence (+ key)
• Postpaid and prepaid offerings, including prepaid Crew Calling
• Wide range of accessories including docking stations that interface with maritime, mobile and fixed antennas
- OpenPort / Pilot