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PTT Service - North America
PTT service in North America is $120/month per handset phone (minimum of 3 PTT handsets) for unlimited PTT usage - North American users only - more
$120/mo USD
per Handset phone

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PTT Service - Global
For global PTT service, a "Talkgroup" must also be purchased along with the $120 monthly handset cost. Talkgroup prices start at $495 per month - more
$120/mo + Talkgroup Cost
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Iridium Extreme PTT Satellite Phones -
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Iridium PTT allows any location on the planet to be within "Wireless Radio Range" at the push of a button.

No towers, no dead zones, no infrastructure to build or maintain and the instant ability to modify service regions anywhere on the globe.  Iridium PTT supports unlimited number of handsets at $120/mo per phone.
Iridium Extreme PTT Brochure


Iridium Extreme PTT Top Features:
Communicate with a group of PTT radio-phones at the touch of a button
100% global coverage within defined regions - more
Unlimited PTT usage - No per-minute costs
Works as both PTT comm-link and a satellite phone




Push to talk button
Ease Of Use
Operation of the Iridium PTT is as easy as pressing the push-to-talk button for 2 seconds, and then speaking into the handset mic. Everyone in the assigned "Talkgroup" will hear your message in under half a second.



Iridium Extreme PTT Satellite Phones

Iridium PTT
The Iridium PTT service has been used by military organizations for years, but in 2016, Iridium and Ground Control have cleared this technology to general sales. Today any organization or private party can stay connected with other PTT phones close by, or on the other side of the planet at the touch of a button. No infrastructure to build out, no towers to maintain, and it's all operational right now for 100% of the globe.

These Iridium PTT handsets easily handle any size group from two hunters in a deep valley, to an NGO or fire district spread out over many geographical locations, no matter how rugged the environment or harshness of the weather. These radios are indestructible and built to meet high military reliability standard (US DoD 810F) with a high ingress protection rating of IP65 (operates with water jets from any direction). Since PTT functionality is built into the popular Iridium Extreme phones, they can also be used as a standard satellite telephones.


Iridium PTT - Two Phones   Iridium PTT - Military Use
The Iridium PTT radio-phones communicate with one or many PTT handsets by pressing the "push-to-talk" button, no matter where the PTT phones are located. There are no "dead" zones using the Iridium global technology.
Two seconds after pressing the PTT button, all phones assigned to the Talkgroup will hear the broadcast no matter their location. Since PTT communication is by satellite, there is no expensive infrastructure required such as installing radio towers.
     
Docking with Iridium PTT Corded MIC   Corded Handset
This optional "wired" docking station places a PTT phone inside the cab of a vehicle and uses a standard mic for PTT communication.

 
PTT acts like a standard radio comm-link to HQ and others on the "Talkgroup" channel. PTT integration requires little training to adapt to existing operations.
     
Iridium PTT Docking with Wireless Mic   PTT Wireless Handset Iridium Satellite Phone
The optional PTT wireless docking station is also often installed inside a vehicle. However, with a lapel mic/speaker, this lets one take a PTT communication up to 300 meters (1000 feet) away from the docking station, such as inside a building.
 
Here a construction worker is able to maintain hands-free communication in an awkward work environment using the wireless mic/speaker. Note that with a 300 meter range, one can be indoors for full PTT communication with the wireless mic.
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PTT Talkgroups
A Talkgroup is a term used to describe a group of PTT handsets and where they operate on the planet. All new accounts normally start out with a couple of PTT radios and a single Talkgroup. The subscriber will then use the PTT Command Center portal and drag-and-drop their two PTT phones into that Talkgroup. They then define locations of operation in the portal where the radios will operate. While the PTT service is 100% global, the actual service areas are one or more bordered regions drawn on a Google map inside the portal (here is an example). All these functions are created and instantly implemented by the subscriber.

A Talkgroup is a purchased monthly service and more than one Talkgroup can be purchased. Talkgroups are sold by square kilometer size, which can be broken up into multiple service regions anywhere on the planet. A Talkgroup can have any number of phones assigned to it at no added Talkgroup cost. Bottom line is that pressing the PTT button on a PTT phone will communicate to all handsets in its Talkgroup with unlimited talk-time.

To get a better visual understanding of how Talkgroups are actually used, please visit the Command Center Portal page.

In our opinion, what could be better that using a highly functional radio network (used by military organizations) that has no towers to maintain, operates on 100% of the globe, and can be rolled out immediately for a fraction of the cost of traditional radio systems?



Iridium PTT Range Finder & Viewing Multiple Talkgroups
Iridium PTT Displays


Command Center Portal - Service Regions and Talkgroups Control
The Command Center Portal gives administrators a powerful tool to instantly assign PTT phones to a purchased Talkgroup and draw the service regions for that Talkgroup. PTT phones in a Talkgroup may instantly communicate with other PTT phone in all service regions of that Talkgroup. Service regions can be located anywhere on the globe and are implemented immediately. Here is more information on the Iridium PTT Command Center Portal.


Iridium PTT Command Center


  Iridium Extreme PTT Features
Iridium PTT Push To Talk Features
   Communicate with anyone in your Talkgroup anywhere on the planet by pressing the PTT button.
   Unlimited PTT Usage – No per minute cost for any amount of usage.
   Command Center Portal - Control all aspects of your PTT phones from one intuitive interface - more
   PTT display will show name, direction and distance of speaker. Such as "John Smith, 38 mi NW". - more
   Create more than one Talkgroup per handset. Communicate with different teams.
   100% Global Coverage within defined smaller zones. Up to 10 zones per Talkgroup - map
   Instant updating of service zones from the Command Center web portal - more
   Unlimited number of PTT phones supported in any Talkgroup.
   Interagency - Include PTT phones from other organizations for a shared PTT talkgroup.
   Docking stations available. Corded or cordless "lapel" mics make PTT use familiar - more
   Handsets may switch to "Phone mode" to make and receive satellite calls from anyone.

Iridium Phone General Features
   Water, shock and dust proof for extreme environments MIL-STD 810F IP65 Ingress rating.
   Includes vehicle Mag-Mount antenna. Can be used for indoors external antenna as well - pic
   Internet connectivity at no additional cost, Wi-Fi Hotspot optional accessory.
   Operates on 100% of the globe (oceans, polar regions), all that is required is open sky.
   Online Tracking - GPS enabled location-based service.
   3.5 hours talk time, 30 hours stand-by per charged battery.
   Simple SMS and email messaging capability.
   Integrated speakerphone.
   Handsfree headset with on-wire volume control and answer button & microphone - pic
   200 character brightly illuminated graphic display.
   Pre-programmable International Access Code (00 or +).
   100 entry internal address book.
   Call history retains received, missed and dialed calls.
   Call Forwarding, Call Blocking, Call Waiting, Call Holding.
   Optional Keypad lock (unlock with pin number).
   4x16 alphanumeric, backlit keyboard.
   Multiple languages, Clock on display (GMT),Vibracall.
   DD key, call forward, voicemail, SMS, (160 characters).

Iridium PTT Global Map
100% Global Service
Iridium PTT service is 100% global even on the north and south poles. With global coverage, PTT phones are limited to defined operational service regions defined in the Command Center Portal. Administrators can add-move-remove service regions to anywhere on the planet instantly.

Iridium PTT coverage map information


Iridium PTT Service Costs
There are three parts to billing any Iridium PTT account... First is the $120 per month per handset fee. Next is the Talkgroup Service Monthly Fee (free in North America), which are groups of PTT handsets that communicate with each other and third is the Standard Iridium Satellite Phone Service which is an optional service. All three of these fees are listed directly below.

CURRENT SPECIALS - Ground Control is offering a standard 5 minute Iridium voice minute plan for all phones free of charge (with PTT subscription), and for North American clients, Ground Control is offering up to 3 free Talkgroups as long as there are 3 phones in each Talkgroup. We are also offering a demo-rental PTT system that includes 2 PTT phones for short term testing.

Iridium PTT Handset Monthly Access Fee
Month-To-Month Terms - No Long Term Contracts - Free Activation
Cost
(U.S. Dollars)
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   Iridium PTT Standard Monthly Handset Access Fee
       All PTT phones are billed a $120 usd monthly access fee per phone
         Service may include the free 5 minute monthly Iridium voice service for each PTT handset
         SKU: PHPTTBWMFEE
$120 usd per month
per handset

   Each PTT handset is billed an access fee each month.
   PTT service requires no SIM card in the handset. If using phone service, a SIM card is required.



Iridium PTT Talkgroups - Important Facts
A Talkgroup is one or more PTT service regions created by the owner in the Command Center Portal.
A Talkgroup monthly subscription is based on total square kilometers (km2). A small Talkgroup = 100,000 km2.
A small Talkgroup may have up to 5 service regions before hitting the 100,000 km2 size limit.
Service regions may be drawn and located anywhere on the globe in the Command Center.
PTT phones (aka radios or handsets) are assigned to a Talkgroup in the Command Center.
Any number of PTT phones may be assigned to a Talkgroup at no additional cost.
PTT phones in a Talkgroup communicate with all PTT phones from ALL service regions of that Talkgroup.
A single PTT phone may be assigned to a maximum of 15 Talkgroups (if more than one Talkgroup is purchased).

Here are examples of sizes of small, medium and large Talkgroup sizes (total size in 1 unbroken region):
Talkgroup Size Examples

Do note that Talkgroup regions can be made up of several smaller service regions that equal the total talkgroup size. The regions may be located anywhere on the planet.

Iridium PTT Talkgroups
No Long Term Contracts - Free Activation - Required for every active PTT phone
Cost
(U.S. Dollars)
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Discover - Amex - PayPal
Small Talkgroup (up to 100,000 km2) - Unlimited Talktime - Unlimited Handsets
North America Introductory Special For PTT subscribers in North America - Info
Special limited time free monthly Talkgroup pricing (for up to 3 Talkgroups).
Must have at least 3 handset assigned to a Talkgroup to qualify for free waiver.
Unlimited PTT talk time. No per minute costs.
May create up to 5 service regions in North America with a 100,000 square kilometer limit - more
All Talkgroups support an unlimited number of assigned handsets at no additional cost
SKU: PHPTT01TGXX
Free
(normally $495/month
per Talkgroup)

Medium Talkgroup (up to 300,000 km2) - Unlimited Talktime - Unlimited Handsets
North America Introductory Special For PTT subscribers in North America - Info
Special limited time free monthly Talkgroup pricing (or up to 3 Talkgroups)
Must have at least 3 handset assigned to a Talkgroup to qualify for free waiver
Unlimited PTT talk time. No per minute costs
May create up to 5 service regions in North America with a 100,000 square kilometer limit - more
All Talkgroups support an unlimited number of assigned handsets at no additional cost
SKU: PHPTT02TGXX
Free
(normally $980/month
per Talkgroup)

Small Talkgroup (up to 100,000 km2) - Unlimited Talktime - Unlimited Handsets
GLOBAL USE - No Restrictions
Unlimited PTT talk time. No per minute costs
May create up to 10 service regions with a 100,000 square kilometer limit - more
All Talkgroups support an unlimited number of assigned handsets at no additional cost
SKU: PHPTT01TG
Price: $495/month
per Talkgroup

Medium Talkgroup (up to 300,000 km2) - Unlimited Talktime - Unlimited Handsets
GLOBAL USE - No Restrictions
Unlimited PTT talk time. No per minute costs
May create up to 10 service regions with a 300,000 square kilometer limit - more
All Talkgroups support an unlimited number of assigned handsets at no additional cost
SKU: PHPTT02TG
Price: $980/month
per Talkgroup

Large Talkgroup (up to 750,000 km2) - Unlimited Talktime - Unlimited Handsets
GLOBAL USE - No Restrictions
Unlimited PTT talk time. No per minute costs
May create up to 10 service regions with a 750,000 square kilometer limit - more
All Talkgroups support an unlimited number of assigned handsets at no additional cost
SKU: PHPTT03TG
Price: $2,350/month
per Talkgroup

X-Large Talkgroup (up to 1,500,000 km2) - Unlimited Talktime - Unlimited Handsets
GLOBAL USE - No Restrictions
Unlimited PTT talk time. No per minute costs
May create up to 10 service regions with a 1,500,000 square kilometer limit - more
All Talkgroups support an unlimited number of assigned handsets at no additional cost
SKU: PHPTT04TG
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Jumbo Talkgroup (up to 2,250,000 km2) - Unlimited Talktime - Unlimited Handsets
GLOBAL USE - No Restrictions
Unlimited talk time. No per minute costs
May create up to 10 service regions with a 2,250,000 square kilometer limit - more
All Talkgroups support an unlimited number of assigned handsets at no additional cost
SKU: PHPTT05TG
Call For Pricing

   North American Free Talkgroups require a minimum of 3 handset phones per Talkgroup, or full monthly fee is levied - more
   Iridium PTT service requires a minimum of 1 Talkgroup and 2 handsets.
  arrow The Command Center portal is included free with the PTT service - more
  arrow Adding or removing members to a Talkgroup does not incur any charges. Updates are near instant.
  arrow Talkgroup coverage areas are defined with the PTT Command Center with circles, squares and rectangles on a map.
  arrow Each handset may have a maximum of 15 Talkgroups.
  arrow Each Talkgroup's coverage may be split into up to 10 different service regions located anywhere on the globe.
  arrow There are no restrictions on where the coverage may be placed on the earth.
  arrow A handset's access to Talkgroups can be disabled via the PTT Command Center.
  arrow A handset's standard monthly fee will continue to be charged even when disabled in the Command Center.
  arrow Free Talkgroup services offered by Iridium (and Ground Control) are expected to last till Jan 1, 2018



Iridium Phone Service Airtime - Optional
Voice phone service for the Iridium PTT handsets with Ground Control is completely optional. And since the 5 minute per month plan is currently free with any active PTT handset, we do recommend having it. Since the Iridium PTT phone is build on the Iridium Extreme satellite phone design, it can use all of the Iridium airtime plans offered at Ground Control. Note that the PTT phone must switch to voice mode (from PTT mode) to make and receive calls. This is done through the handset menu options explained in the Iridium PTT User Manual.

Iridium Satellite Phone Service
Global Phone Service - No Restrictions - Free Shipping of SIM cards worldwide
Cost
(U.S. Dollars)
Visa - Mastercard
Discover - Amex - PayPal
   Iridium Phone Monthly Service - 5 Minutes Free Each Month
         For PTT Subscribers Only
         Includes 5 free calling minutes each month, and all incoming calls are *free.
         Usage over 5 minutes in a month are billed at $1.16 per minute.
         SMS texting rates are $0.15 cents per outgoing text. Free incoming.
         SKU: PHBWIRUSAGEPTT
Free
(normally $45/month)
Free Activation

   Other Iridium Phone Plans
         Ground Control offers a wide variety of Iridium phone monthly and prepaid plans,
         any of which may be used with your Iridium PTT phone.
       
More Phone Plans
   A SIM card is required for Iridium phone services. For more information, please visit Iridium phone plans.
  arrow The free phone service from Iridium is a promotional service.. and is expected to end January 1, 2017
  arrow Free Iridium phone service is only included if the monthly PTT subscription is purchased ($120 per month per handset).


Iridium PTT Quickstart Package - 2 PTT Phones & Everything Else Needed
This package lets you try out two PTT phones over the Iridium PTT network. It includes everything needed for exploring the Iridium PTT service including the Command Center Portal. Since there are no long term contracts, cancel service at any time.
Iridium PTT Quickstart Package
Quickstart Package Includes:
2 Iridium PTT phones = $2,978
2 PTT handset monthly fees = $240/month
1 Small Global Talkgroup = $495/month
Command Center Portal Access = Included
2 Iridium 5 minute voice plans = Free (normally $45 per month)
SKU-PHPTTQUICKSTART
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Iridium Extreme PTT Push To Talk Contents

Iridium Extreme PTT Complete Package from Ground Control Includes:
Iridium Extreme PTT Satellite Phone & li-ion battery (3.7 volt 3760 mAh, 13.91 watt)
Leather phone holster with pivoting belt clip
Hands-free retractable earpiece/microphone with PTT button and volume control
External antenna cradle
Mag-mount external antenna for vehicle roof with 5 foot cable
Charging cradle & micro USB data port
Micro USB to USB data cable
DC vehicle adapter (10-32 volts DC input)
AC power adapter (100-240 volts AC input)
International AC plug adapter kit (US, EU, UK, AU plug types)

Iridium PTT User Guide & battery install sheet


Iridium Extreme PTT Accessories
Iridium PTT Rental Case
Iridium PTT Demo-Rental Case
Our Demo-Rental case includes two Iridium PTT phones with a small global Talkgroup and access to the Command Center portal. Demo account has full portal functionality to test and modify and there is no limit to amount of PTT talktime used - Click for larger photo
Please email for more information
PTT Pelican Cases

Iridium PTT Pelican Cases
Purchase the Iridium PTT radios housed inside a protective Pelican case. Includes the PTT radio equipment.

Case with 1 PTT Radio - $1,895
Case with 2 PTT Radios - $3,490
Case with 3 PTT Radios - $5,035
Case with 5 PTT Radios - $8,175
Case with 6 to 15 Radios - Please email for pricing

PTT Shoulder Mic/Speaker

Iridium PTT Shoulder Mic/Speaker
This body mouting system places the PTT phone on your shoulder with a push-to-talk mic and speaker. Plug-and-play easy and and works with the Iridium PTT holster.
Larger Photo

Beam Push-To-Talk Iridium PTT Docking Station
BEAM DriveDOCK for the Iridium PTT
The DriveDOCK Extreme hands-free docking solution provides a high quality transport installation using the Iridium Extreme PTT Service. Includes handheld mic and external mag-mounted antenna. Can use for base-station communication with external antenna.
DriveDOCK Brochure

Pictures
Price $1120.00 USD
Beam Wireless Docking Station for Iridium PTT
BEAM DriveDOCK w/ Wireless Lapel Mic/Speaker
Up to 3 Wireless Mics per Docking Station Supported
BEAM’s DriveDock with the wireless Push-To-Talk lapel mic/speaker is a powerful communication device that can transmit and receive audio for up to 300m/1000ft away from your vehicle. No wires... simply clip the mic to shirt lapel. Can add up to 3 "PTT100" mics per dock.
DriveDOCK Brochure
Pictures
Price $1695.00 USD

Extra Wireless Mics
(up to 3 may be used per docking station. Please email for pricing)
PTT Fixed Docking Station
ASE Docking Stations
The ACE PTT Docking station includes a swivel mount, palm speaker/mic, AC/DC power supply, dual function external antenna (Iridium & GPS) for pole/wall mounting, and a user manual on CD.
ASE-PTT-POTS

ASE Docking Station Brochure
ASE Docking Station User Manual

No External Antenna
no antenna cable
ASE-PTT-POTS
$1050.00 USD

Vehicle Kit
Mag-Mount ext. antenna and 3 meter cable
ASE-PTT-POTS-VEHICLE
$1153.00 USD

Building Kit
External fixed. antenna
with 12 meter cable
ASE-PTT-POTS-12
$1438.00 USD
Iridium PTT Bag Docking Station
ASE Bag Dock
This versatile portable Iridium PTT bag contains an internal 12 hour battery. Includes mag-mount antenna and 3 meters of antenna cable, excellent for rental vehicles. On-The-Move communication!
ASE-PTT-BAG
Price $1,050 USD
Iridium PTT Battery
Extra Li-Ion Batteries for Extreme PTT
High-Capacity batteries. Carry more than one charged battery incase power recharging is not available. Battery is rated at 3.7 volt 3760 mAh, 13.91 watt.
MPN-BAT51101 P22130675 SKU-PHIRIAPTTBAT
Price $145.00 USD

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Iridium PTT Noise Cancelling Headset
Heavy Duty Noise Canceling Headset
Designed for use with the Iridium Extreme PTT handsets, these are designed for use in high noise environments.
MPN: PTT800
Iridium PTT Light Headsets Headsets for use with the Iridium PTT Handset
Lightweight headsets to be used with the Iridium Extreme PTT handset.
Covert Iridium PTT Earpiece Covert Microphones and Earpieces - PTT HANDSET
Under garment low-profile radio equipment used with the Iridium Extreme PTT Handset
PTT Earpiece Simply 3.5 Tube Style Earpiece
Designed for use with Iridium Extreme PTT handset.
PTT Earpieces and Finger Controller WPSAC Earpieces and Finger PTT controllers
The WPSAC "harness" normally stays attached to the radio while personal issue earpieces can be swapped to maintain maximum hygiene and OH&S compliance. The harness can optionally be configured to allow external PTT functionality using our Velcro PTT or Ring PTT.
Cordless Handset Desk Charger Extra Cordless Handsets - PTT100
The Beam DriveDOCK PTT100 Cordless Handset may have up to 3 cordless connections with a single DriveDOCK docking station. An excellent cost saving addition for a single PTT handset.
MPN: PTT100
Iridium PTT 3-Way PTT500 Distributor Multi-Unit Interface for PTT100 Cordless
This distributor gives the Wireless DriveDOCK the ability to connect with up to three PTT100 cordless handsets.
MPN: PTT500
PTT Desk Charger Desktop Charger for PTT100 Cordless
Charge the PTT100 cordless handsets anywhere with this desktop charger.
MPN: PTT650
Iridium PTT Dispatchcher Headset Dispatcher Headset For Iridium PTT100
Lightweight headset/mic includes desktop charger for use with the Iridium PTT100 cordless handset.
MPN: PTT703
In-Line PTT Switch In-Line PTT Switch for PTT100 Cordless Handset
A larger lapel mounted button for activating the PTT100 cordless mic.
Replacement battery Replacement Battery for PTT100 Cordless
1450 mA hour replacement battery for the cordless PTT100 handset.
5 Meter Mini External Antenna
No Docking Station Required
This 16 foot (5 meters) external antenna connects directly to the Iridium Extreme PTT handset, placing it indoors. Comes in magnetic or bolt mounting versions.
Mini Antenna Brochure

MPN-IRID-ANT-RST715 SKU-PHIRIA003
Price $260.00 USD

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Roof Mounted External Antenna
Ships with 50 ft (15 Meter) antenna cable
When indoors, connect the Extreme satellite phone to an externally mounted antenna on the roof. No docking station necessary. (Also 20 and 25 meter length cables available. Please call for pricing.)

MPN-CBL-15M-IRID SKU-PHIRIA004
Price $637.00 USD

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Foldable Solar Panel
20 Watt Foldable Solar Panel
This universal 20+ watt foldable solar panels is a great way to charge your satellite phone in a no-power location. It has a standard 12V vehicle power port for use for your other electronics.


Iridium PTT Documentation
Iridium PTT Brochure
Iridium PTT Brochure
Iridium PTT User Manual
Iridium PTT User Manual
Iridium PTT Command Center User Manual
Command Center
User Manual
Iridium PTT Command Center Training
Command Center &
Other Training

Iridium PTT Best Practices
Best Practices
Tips & Tricks for Use

Making Calls with
Iridium Phones
       


 Iridium Extreme PTT General Specifications
PTT Standby Time
Up to 16.5 hours
PTT Talk Time
Up to 5 hours
Phone Mode Standby Time Up to 54 hours
Phone Mode Talk Time Up to 6.5 hours
Recharge Time
4 hours
AC Power
100 - 240 VAC, 50-60Hz; (comes with international AC adapter kit (US, EU, UK, AU)
DC Power (vehicle adapter)
Input 10 - 32V (output 6V 800 mA)
Power Consumption
0.57 Watts
Battery
Li-Ion rechargeable 3.7 volt 3760 mAh, 13.91 watt
Dimensions L x W x D
5.51" x 2.36" x 1.25" (140mm x 60mm x 32mm)
Handset Weight 0.58 lbs (268 grams)
Operating Temperature 14° F to 131° F ( -10° C to +55° C)
Ruggedness
Military-Grade MIL-STD 810F - Ingress of IP65
Weight
9.4 oz (266g)
Country of Origin The Iridum PTT satellite phones are manufactured in Thailand
Encryption Security AES 256

North American countries and territories that may use the free talkgroup promotion are: Canada, Mexico and the United States, including all 50 states (Alaska & Hawaii), and the U.S. territories Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands, the whole of the Gulf of Mexico and up to 12 miles offshore on the East and West coastlines.



Iridium PTT Photos    
Iridium PTT - Two Phones   Iridium PTT Command Center
Here are two Iridium PTT phones... the left handset has its PTT button depressed and the right handset is receiving the voice message. Note the right handset (or group of PTT handsets) may be located an any defined region anywhere on the globe since communication is via satellite.
 
The Iridium PTT Command Center lets a subscriber draw one or more service regions with bounding boxes and sizable circles. These service regions are where the PTT phones in one Talkgroup will operate. You may have up to 10 service regions per Talkgroup. Service regions may be moved at any time anywhere on the globe... instantly, and all PTT phones may communicate with all PTT phone in all drawn service regions.
Hiker using Iridum PTT   Mining - Iridium PTT
Hunters - Hikers - or others outside of cellular or radio range can now instantly stay connected with their peers at the touch of a button.
Mining - Oil & Gas - and other remote operations can keep the team connected with everyone else without building out or maintaining any infrastructure. Iridium PTT is 100% global and ready to implement anywhere right now.
Corded Mic for Iridium PTT   PTT Shoulder Mic
The optional shoulder mic/speaker lets you secure the PTT handset to your belt (in it's holster) and use the system when outside.
 
The lightweight shoulder mic/speaker from Ground Control is available for $495 USD - Larger Photo
Corded Handset   Docking with Iridium PTT Corded MIC
The handheld mic may be mounted on a dashboard, or inside of a building. It connects directly to the docking station and operates like any handheld mic.
 
The optional docking station lets you place the Iridium PTT phone on a vehicle dashboard or mounted inside a building while using a standard handheld mic for communication with any team.
PTT Wireless Handset Iridium Satellite Phone   Iridium PTT Docking with Wireless Mic
Another popular option is the long-range wireless mic-speaker that keeps a user connected 300 meters (1000 feet) from the docking station, which are normally mounted inside a vehicle.
The wireless mic is an excellent hands-free solution maintaining connectivity, even while inside of a building or under dense trees.
Iridium PTT Wireless Handset   Iridium PTT clipped on belt
The wireless mic has a rotating clip on the back to clip to any section of clothing. No other wires are needed for communication with the PTT team and at 1000' range from the docking station, this radio goes anywhere.
 
The Iridium PTT phones come with a leather holster that allows fully operation while in the holster. The phone is able to receive PTT voice messages while in this position. The hands free ear-piece can also be used in this configuration. Includes microphone.
Iridium PTT- Switch to phone
  Iridium PTT Beltclip
The Iridium PTT phone can easily switch over to Phone Mode by selecting "Menu" and then selecting "Switch to Phone" as shown above. It takes about 10 seconds to switch over to phone mode. It takes about 20 seconds to switch back to PTT mode from Phone Mode.
 
The clip on the back of the holster is designed so that it won't easily slip off. The clip also swivels 90 degrees either direction from the shown position.
Iridium External Antenna PTT
  Iridium PTT - Military Use
The system ships with an external antenna that allows for on-the move PTT and phone access without the need for a docking station. However, we do recommend a docking station for more permanent solutions.
 
Government entities may communicate with teams located over the hill or on the other side of the planet at the touch of a button. Latency is less than half a second.
Iridium PTT Docking Station   Corded Mic with the Iridium PTT
The BEAM docking station contents. more   The optional BEAM handheld corded mic contents - more
Wireless Handset with PTT   Wireless Long Range MIC for Iridium PTT
The optional BEAM wireless mic contents - more   The main components of the wireless Mic are the Mic itself and the recharging station that connects to the docking station for power.
     

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