Our worldwide local number service is completely automated and managed by the subscriber for all activity. All that is required is a credit card and we'll provide you a login and password to create your account that instantly provides local numbers to one or more of your satellite phones. Cancel anytime... you're in full control - Signup
If you wish to receive incoming phone calls to your Iridium satellite phone, a local number from most any city and country (map on left) makes those trying to reach you easy. Satellite phone numbers are often blocked, or have exorbitant rates when making an International call to your satellite phone. A local number makes communication simple and far less expensive for the caller.
The online web portal gives you features create local numbers for any satellite phone, view usage, point the local number to another satellite phone, add local numbers for other satellite phones, create an optional pin-code for callers, create invoice auto-reports, create a block-list, and a host of other tools to use from an online portal.
Creating a local number is easy.. after selecting which city in which country you want the local number in, use this screen below to instantly create a local number.
Your Iridium satellite phone number is a 14 or 15 digit international number that looks like 011881772520732, which for many is very confusing... add to that most phone cellular companies simply block international calls or charge exorbitant calling rates as high as $10 per minute, it not hard to see why adding a local number to your satellite phone may be essential.
We offer most US Area Codes and many countries a local phone number that can be assigned to ANY satellite phone from ANY Iridium service provider. Calls made in the same country to this number are "local" so the caller never pays international rates and their calls are never blocked.
The cost is $10 usd a month and $1.49 a minute for calls made to the local number. Remember the caller never pays anything other than calling the local number, but they do pay if they call your satellite phone number direct.
►Have a 2nd "local" number for your satellite phone.
►Callers won't have trouble calling because their phone provider "blocks" international calls.
►Callers are not charged international rates for calling since they are calling a local number.
►A "local" satellite phone number is seen as a typical looking number and not intimidating.
►A web interface lets one point the local number to any satellite phone at any time.
►The web interface provides access to detailed call records instantly, including auto-reporting.
►Management tools let you add additional number of other satellite phones to the account.
►You may use your cell phone number and receive calls on your satellite phone using call forwarding
|Once completed, we will create an online account to the local number portal and answer any questions you have. We'll also help you activate your local number service, so the whole process is quite painless.