The ultimate in dependable global
mobile communications

People everywhere are moving beyond the reach of traditional networks and expecting their connected experience to travel with them, wherever they go.

Leveraging the world’s furthest reaching network, Iridium and its partners deliver ongoing innovation in global mobile communications, to help make more of the connections that matter — anywhere on the planet and in ways never thought possible.

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The truly global advantage

Powered by a unique global constellation of 66 cross-linked low Earth orbit (LEO) satellites, Iridium delivers reliable low latency voice and data coverage for handsets and other land mobile solutions, over the Earth’s entire surface.


Unmatched reach, reliability and
return on investment

A recognized communications leader, Iridium works with partners to offer key advantages for land mobile voice and data, including:

  • Continuous global coverage, with competitive universal rates
  • Unmatched network availability and near real-time services
  • One-rate, global usage pricing with no roaming surcharges
  • Rugged, mobile devices with ‘always-connected’ antenna designs for increased incoming call availability
  • Easily deployed products that operate consistently globally
  • Smooth, uninterrupted connectivity available now and for decades to come through our next-generation satellite constellation

Every vote counts

    When citizens are sure their voices are heard, democracy and justice can thrive. Iridium enables access to secure, real-time data and makes it possible to put electronic polling places where people need them. Through the use of Iridium® handsets, voting stations in remote areas are able to call in their results and ensure their votes are counted.



Make the connections that matter
in exciting new ways and new

Iridium and its partners give global citizens and businesses the personal communication solutions they need to stay connected, coordinate schedules and increase response times and operational efficiencies, all over the world.


The power to stay in touch and do

The omni-directional antenna design of Iridium’s land mobile solutions allows you to connect to the network anywhere there is an open view of the sky, giving you the ability to:

  • Keep track of personnel, assets and equipment
  • Optimize operations and reduce costs through uninterrupted voice and data communications
  • Count on a reliable critical lifeline in case of emergency
  • Generate new revenue by unlocking access to remote areas


Pushing the boundaries of
communications further than ever

By giving its partners access to core technologies and toolkits that unlock the power of its network, Iridium enables its ecosystem to build more innovative land mobile products and services than any single company could achieve on its own.


Putting reliable communications
into the hands of those who need
them most

Iridium is the catalyst for a growing number of cutting-edge mobile voice and data solutions across a range of industries, including:

  • Emergency response
  • Government and military
  • Transportation
  • Heavy equipment
  • Scientific research
  • Energy and utilities
  • Travel


Connecting the world like no other

Enhanced with a variety of high-value features and services, Iridium handsets and other land mobile solutions deliver more innovative capability — and more ways to connect — than any other on the market.

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Push-to-talk the way it was meant
to be

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Never be out of reach again

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Personal devices now work

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Dependable communications, on
the ground

Engineered for durability in harsh environments, Iridium Pilot® Land Station delivers flexible, low cost broadband communications, supporting:

  • Data applications like email, web browsing or social media
  • Up to three voice calls at the same time, even during data transmission
  • Simple mounting on buildings and tripod for quick deployment


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