AST OPTIMA package
The all-inclusive 36-month fixed fee Iridium Certus® package for land and maritimeView
- INMARSAT SATELLITE PHONE FAQ's
Inmarsat owns and operates 13 satellites in geostationary orbit 35,786km (22,236 miles) above the Earth. Each satellite can generate up to 19 wide beams and more than 200 narrow spot beams.
Extend the antenna into its full position and point it straight up at the sky. Press the power button on the phone and wait for registration to complete.
Press the 0 key until the + appears or dial “00”. Dial the country code, area code and phone number.
•Example: + (country code) (area code/city code) (phone number)
•Example: + 1 416 253 6008
From your Inmarsat IsatPhone, dial “00” or press and hold the 0 key until the + appears followed by the 870 Inmarsat phone number.
Yes, it is easy to send a text message and incoming text messages are free. Visit our send a free SMS web page.
The Inmarsat IsatPhone phone antenna needs to be fully extended with an unobstructed view of the sky in order to receive a call.
Send your e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org (where 870xxxxxxxxx is the IsatPhone mobile number)
You can check the balance of your IsatPhone prepaid SIM card by simply dialling 591, free of charge. To display your balance on-screen dial *106#
Easy! Just visit AST’s top-up portal and top-up as and when you need to.
Inmarsat post-paid and pre-paid customers can place a free call to +870-776-999-999 to test their phone. An automated message will play stating that the call was successful. If an error message is played or if the call does not connect at all, please contact AST Global Customer Support.
ABOUT THE INMARSAT NETWORK
Please visit our Inmarsat page to find out more about the network, coverage areas and products available.