Satellite Communications Services
- COSPAS-SARSAT will only monitor EPIRBs and other emergency signals on 406 MHz. (121.5 and 243 MHz emergency beacons are no longer be monitored by satellite.) COSPAS-SARSAT is a satellite-based search and rescue system established by the U.S., Russia, Canada, and France to locate emergency radio beacons.
- Satellite phones means you will no longer have to deal with any other country's telephone system when you travel around the world! Motorola's Iridium uses 66 earth-orbiting satellites. Star-gazers will notice brilliant Iridium flashes as they pass overhead from sunlight reflecting off their antennas. They can become brighter than Venus for a few seconds. .
- Starlink offers satellite-based mobile plans for high-speed, low-latency internet service where available around the world. Pause your plan based on your needs.
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