Privacy Notice at Collect for CA Residents

Notice at Collection and Personal Information Rights for Residents of California
Pursuant to the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, as amended (“CCPA”), California residents may have certain data privacy rights, such as the right to be notified about what Personal Information categories we collect about you, and our intended use and purpose for collecting such Personal Information. This section describes the Personal Information we may have collected directly from you or indirectly about you and how we have used and/or disclosed your Personal Information during the past 12 months.  It also describes the Personal Information that we will collect and the purposes for that collection.   For additional details about privacy, please see the other sections of our general Iridium Privacy Policy.

Categories of Personal Information Collected:  We may collect the following categories of Personal Information from or about you:  (a) identifiers, including for example your name, address, IP address, email address, account name, telephone number, and device identifier; (b) other categories of personal information, such as signature and financial information, including for example your credit or debit card related information; (c) commercial information, including for example records of products or services purchased, obtained, or considered, or other purchasing or consuming histories or tendencies; (d) Internet or other electronic network activity information, such as your browsing and search history, information regarding your interaction with an internet website or application, and information regarding your use of Iridium Services; (e) geolocation data; (f) audio, electronic, visual, or similar information; and (g) professional or employment-related information, such as for example your job title.  For additional details, please see The Personal Information We Collect, above.

Categories of Sources from which Personal Information Is Collected:  We may collect these categories of Personal Information from various sources, including (a) you, (b) your interactions with the Site or Services, (c) social media, (d) our Iridium Service Providers, or (e) our marketing partners.

Business or Commercial Purposes for which Personal Information Is Collected:  See The Ways We Use Personal Information, above, which describes the business or commercial purposes for which your Personal Information may be used.

Categories of Personal Information Disclosed for a Business Purpose:   We may disclose the following categories of Personal Information for a business purpose:  (a) identifiers, including for example your name, address, IP address, email address, account name, telephone number, and device identifier; (b) other categories of personal information, such as signature and financial information, including for example your credit or debit card related information; (c) commercial information, including for example records of products or services purchased, obtained, or considered, or other purchasing or consuming histories or tendencies; (d) Internet or other electronic network activity information, such as your browsing and search history, information regarding your interaction with an internet website or application, and information regarding your use of Iridium Services; (e) geolocation data; (f) audio, electronic, visual, or similar information; and (g) professional or employment-related information, such as for example your job title.

We do not sell your Personal Information, and accordingly, have not sold your Personal Information in the last 12 months.  We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from anyone under 18 and we do not sell Personal Information—therefore, we do not have actual knowledge of selling Personal Information of minors under 16.

Categories of Third Parties with whom Iridium Shares Personal Information: See The Ways We Disclose Personal Information, above, which describes the third parties with whom Iridium may disclose your Personal Information for a business purpose.  This may apply to each category of Personal Information we disclose for a business purpose.

California Residents’ Rights Under the CCPA:  If you are a resident of California, you have:

  • The right to know and the right to request information about our practices regarding your Personal Information. You have the right to request that we disclose what Personal Information we collect, use, disclose, and sell (understanding we do not sell your Personal Information), including a request for any or all of the following:  (i) the categories of Personal Information about you we have collected, disclosed, or sold, (ii) the categories of sources from which your Personal Information was collected, (iii) the business or commercial purpose for collecting, disclosing, or selling your Personal Information, (iv) the categories of third parties to whom we sell or disclose for a business purpose your Personal Information, and (v) the specific pieces of the Personal Information that we have collected about you.
  • The right to request deletion of your Personal Information that we have collected from you. Upon verifiable request that is not subject to an exception, we will delete the Personal Information and direct any third-party vendors to delete the Personal Information, as well.
  • The right not to receive discriminatory treatment by us for the exercise of the privacy rights conferred by the CCPA. We will not discriminate against you for exercising your rights.
  • The right to opt-out of the sale of Personal Information. However, as described above, we do not sell your Personal Information.

How California Residents Can Exercise Your California Rights to Know and to Request Deletion under the CCPA:  If you are a resident of California, to exercise or to inquire about the above rights to know and to request deletion you can send an email to dataprivacyadministration@iridium.com or contact us at our toll-free phone number 877-874-8416.  If you have access to Iridium for Partners or Iridium GMDSS, you may also submit your request using your account.

We will work to verify your request using the identifying information you provide us in the request with any Personal Information we may maintain; if we are unable to do so, we may ask you follow-up questions.  To protect your Personal Information, when submitting your request, please provide sufficient information that allows us to reasonably verify you are the person about whom we collected Personal Information, and describe your request with sufficient detail that allows us to properly understand, evaluate and respond to it.

We will process your verifiable request free of charge, but we are only obligated to provide information to you pursuant to such requests two times in a 12-month period.  Note we may deny your request in whole or in part if we cannot verify your identity. For requests to delete, we will not delete any Personal Information unless we have confirmed with you that you want your Personal Information deleted, unless otherwise required by applicable law. You can also designate an authorized agent to make a request on your behalf.  To do so, we may require that you provide the authorized agent with signed permission and that you confirm directly to us that you have provided the authorized agent permission to submit the request.  Even if you elect to use an authorized agent to make a request, we may verify your identity directly with you.