Thuraya Coverage Map

The Thuraya Coverage Map shows where connectivity is available for any Thuraya device. There are two Thuraya satellites shown below in their approximate locations above the equator. You may connect to either of the satellites using the same service plan.

Satellite Names and Orbital Locations


Thuraya-2 Orbital location (above the equator) is 44.0606° East
Thuraya-3 Orbital location (above the equator) is 98.5° East

Thuraya Primary NOC – Network Operations Center


Shajah UAE – 50 Kilometers North-East of Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Co-Location for client equipment at NOC pricing available
MPLS Private Networking available

Excellent In Stormy Weather


Since a Thuraya terminal uses the L-band for reception and transmission (the L-band has a very long wavelength), it is able penetrate through clouds and other atmospheric condition far better than large satellite dishes.