What is a Satellite Phone
They receive their signal from satellites that are orbiting or that are geo stationary around the earth. These satellite signals can be accessed from any place on the planet from the middle of the ocean to the top of a mountain depending on the type of satellite supplier you are using as not all suppliers are the same. Some are global and others have restrictions such as the Thuraya network is not allowed over the USA.
People involved in relief or rescue operations count on satellite phones to make connections and you can too for casual use and any emergency that arises. Most satellite phones are rented or hired for peace of mind. Really they are the best insurance policy you can have. Unlike just beacons that give off signals, a satellite phone allows you to communicate and if need be give GPS coordinates if assistance is needed.
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Where can I use a Satphone?
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