The right broadband solution,
whatever your communication needs.
For email, web browsing, social media, crew calls
home to family and friends, or a back-up to your VSAT system the Iridium OpenPort
broadband service gives you big ship communications capability on a small ship’s budget.
Low-Cost Airtime: The Iridium OpenPort broadband service can substantially reduce your satellite
communications costs compared to mini-M, Fleet or even FleetBroadband, while
providing better reliability and throughput.
Flexible Voice and Data Plans: The Iridium OpenPort broadband service offers a wide
range of customizable voice and data plans allowing you to choose what best suits
your needs and your budget—if you don’t use a service, you don’t pay for it.
High Reliability and Availability: The unique Iridium constellation of 66 cross-linked
Low-Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites provides inherent advantages over GEO
satellite constellations, delivering robust, low latency communications. Many customers with
mission-critical communications requirements rely on the Iridium OpenPort Service for a reliable back-up to Ku-band and Ka-band VSAT, and other communications solutions on their vessel.
Global Coverage and Connectivity: The Iridium
OpenPort broadband service is powered by the world’s largest and only truly
global commercial communication network, providing pole-to-pole coverage for
ships at sea. For ships traveling in the polar regions (Sea Area A4), Iridium OpenPort broadband
service provides an excellent solution for reliable communications and is the only broadband option available.