Iridium Certus Service Plans

Iridium Certus Service – 100% Global Internet and Phone

Iridium Certus service comes inland mobile plans (directly below) and maritime plans. Certus service is designed for high-speed internet terminals such as the Thales MissionLINK and the Thales VesseLINK. Both terminals offer 100% global coverage.

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Our world-class sales and support staff will keep your organization connected and operating with the latest Certus services and hardware from Iridium and its many partners. We pride ourselves on being a leader in the industry by knowing our products inside and out. Ground Control is a manufacturer of the Iridium MCD-MissionLink as well as a service reseller so rest assured we know Iridium Certus better than anyone.

Iridium Certus Service Plans - For Land Terminals

Data Plans Internet ConnectivityVoice Calling To Landline or CellphoneUsage Costs In MegabytesCost (U.S. Dollars)
0 Megabytes Monthly 12 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWL0$0.89 per minute for outbound calls with free incoming calls.All usage billed at $6 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$49/month
10 Megabytes Monthly 12 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWL10$0.89 per minute for outbound calls with free incoming calls. Over 10 MB billed at $5.25 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$64/month
30 Megabytes Monthly 3 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWL30$0.89 per minute for outbound calls with free incoming calls. Over 30 MB billed at $4.45 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$105/month
300 Megabytes Monthly 3 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWL150$0.89 per minute for outbound calls with free incoming calls. Over 300 MB billed at $3.70 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$405/month
1 Gigabyte Monthly 3 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWL500$0.89 per minute for outbound calls with free incoming calls. Over 1,000 MB billed at $2.95 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$1,130/month
2 Gigabytes Monthly 2 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWL2G$0.89 per minute for outbound calls with free incoming calls. Over 2,000 MB billed at $1.99 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$1,495/month
500 Megabytes PrePaid Valid 90 days from activation SKU: CERTUSBWPP5KMB$0.89 per minute for outbound calls with free incoming calls. Voice service is billed monthly Up to 500 MBs of service may be used at any time during the 3 month valid period. Overage costs are billed at $5 per MB500 MBs PrePaid $1,995 Valid for 90 days $3.99 per MB
1 Gigabytes PrePaid Valid 90 days from activation SKU: CERTUSBWPP1G$0.89 per minute for outbound calls with free incoming calls. Voice service is billed monthly Up to 1 GB of service may be used at any time during the 3 month valid period. Overage costs are billed at $5 per MB 1 GB PrePaid $3,495 Valid for 90 days $3.49 per MB
Custom PlansWork with Ground Control to design a custom Certus service plan that works for your organization.Please Call - Email
Additional Certus Services
Shared Group PlansFor organizations that have five or more SIMs. These plans share a pool of megabytes/gigabytes each month if they are on the same Certus plan.Add 10%
Streaming ServiceUp to 256Kbps streaming speeds (often used by live video broadcasters).Coming Soon
Static/Public IP Optional Global IP Address SKU: CERTUSBWSTATICIPMay include your whitelist of allowed IP addresses that may connect with this IP from the internet.$35/month
Certus Local Numbers From IridiumGround Control can issue local numbers for your Certus phone numbers for these countries: USA, UK, Argentine Republic, Austria, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Finland, Israel, Lithuania, Mexico, New Zealand, Poland, Slovak Republic, Sweden.$9.50/month + $1.99/min*
Online Local Numbers From Ground ControlUse our online portal to give one or all of your Certus phone lines a local phone number from most any country and many cities. You're in total control with our online portal.$10/month + $1.49/min
  • Prepaid plans are valid 90 days from activation.
  • Prepaid plans may be topped up at any time if running low on megabytes.
  • Please request maximum monthly usage cap (or no cap) for any plan.
  • By default, most plans suspend 20% to 40% over their monthly MBs.
  • All monthly plans are recommended to start on the first day of any month.
  • Mid-month activations on monthly plans are pro-rated.
  • Note that mid-month activations do not count toward the minimum monthly terms.
  • Unused monthly megabytes do not rollover to the following month.
  • *Some local numbers for countries have a different monthly rate than $9.50 a month, but the $1.99 per minute rate stays the same.
  • Please request maximum monthly usage cap (or no cap) for any plan.
  • By default, most plans suspend 20% to 40% over their monthly MBs.
  • Free activation on all Certus accounts.
  • Phone rates posted are to any standard landline, cell phone or other Iridium phone worldwide.
  • Free incoming calls.
  • SMS is currently not supported with the Certus network.
  • Free incoming calls – however, costs are burdened on the calling party.
  • Assign local number non-standard Iridium phone rates to other phones, such as voice mail and two-stage dialing.

Iridium Certus Service Plans - For Maritime Terminals

Data Plans Up to 700 Kbps SpeedsVoice Calling To Landline or CellphoneUsage Costs In MegabytesMonthly Data Fee (U.S. Dollars)
0 MB Monthly 3 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWM0$0.60 per minute For outbound calls only Free incoming callsAll usage billed at $16.50 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$120/month
50 MB Monthly 3 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWM50$0.60 per minute For outbound calls only Free incoming callsOver 50 MB billed at $8.00 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$365/month
75 MB Monthly 3 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWM75$0.60 per minute For outbound calls only Free incoming callsOver 50 MB billed at 8.00 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$524/month
100 MB Monthly 3 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWM100$0.60 per minute For outbound calls only Free incoming callsOver 100 MB billed at $6.00 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$645/month
500 MB Monthly 3 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWM250$0.60 per minute For outbound calls only Free incoming callsOver 500 MB billed at $5.00 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$975/month
2 GB Monthly 3 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWM1G$0.60 per minute For outbound calls only Free incoming callsOver 2 GB billed at $2.00 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$1,430/month
5 GB Monthly 3 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWM5G$0.60 per minute For outbound calls only Free incoming callsOver 5 GB billed at $1.50 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$1,770/month
10 GB Monthly 3 Month Minimum Term SKU: CERTUSBWM10G$0.60 per minute For outbound calls only Free incoming callsOver 10 GB billed at $0.50 per MB Pool and share all monthly MBs from 5 or more SIMs on this plan for 10% more. A great deal.$2,390/month

Prepaid Maritime Certus Plans - 12 Month Valid Period

Data PlansVoice Calling to Landline or Cell PhoneUsage Costs in MBMonthly Data Fee (USD)
600 Megabytes Prepaid 12 Month Valid Period SKU: CERTUSBWPP600MB$0.60 per minute For outbound calls only Free incoming callsOver 600 MB billed at $8 per MB$4,320 Prepaid
1.2 Gigabytes Prepaid 12 Month Valid Period SKU: CERTUSBWPP1200MB$0.60 per minute For outbound calls only Free incoming callsOver 1.2 GB billed at $7 per MB$8,229 Prepaid
3 Gigabytes Prepaid 12 month valid period SKU: CERTUSBWPP3GB$0.60 per minute For outbound calls only Free incoming callsOver 3 GB billed at $4.50 per MB$12,392 Prepaid
12 Gigabytes Prepaid 12 Month Valid Period SKU: CERTUSBWPP12GB$0.60 per minute For outbound calls only Free incoming callsOver 12 GB billed at $2 per MB$18,266 Prepaid
60 Gigabytes Prepaid 12 month valid period SKU: CERTUSBWPP60GB$0.60 per minute For outbound calls only Free incoming callsOver 60 GB billed at $1.50 per MB$22,629 Prepaid
Custom PlansWork with Ground Control to design a custom Certus service plan that works for your organization.Please Call - Email
Additional Certus Services
Streaming ServicesUp to 256Kbps streaming speeds (often used by live video broadcasters)
Static/Public IP Optional Global IP Address SKU: CERTUSBWSTATICIPMay include your whitelist of allowed IP addresses that may connect with this IP from the Internet.$35/month
Shared Group Plans 12 month termsFor organizations that have five or more vessels. These plans share a pool of megabytes/gigabytes each month if they are on the same Certus plan.Add 10%
Certus Local Numbers From IridiumGround Control can issue local numbers for your Certus phone numbers for these countries: USA, UK, Argentine Republic, Austria, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Finland, Israel, Lithuania, Mexico, New Zealand, Poland, Slovak Republic, Sweden.$9.50/month + $1.99/min*
Online Local Numbers From Ground ControlUse our online portal to give one or all of your Certus phone lines a local phone number from almost any country and many cities. You're in total control with our online portal.$10/month + $1.49/min
  • *Some local numbers for countries have a different monthly rate than $9.50 a month, but the $1.99 per minute rate stays the same.
  • Please request maximum monthly usage cap (or no cap) for any plan.
  • By default, most plans suspend 20% to 40% over their monthly MBs.
  • All monthly and prepaid plans are recommended to start on the 1st of any month.
  • Mid-month activations on monthly plans are pro-rated.
  • Note that mid-month activations do not count toward the minimum monthly terms.
  • Unused monthly megabytes do not rollover to the following month.
  • Prepaid plan overage fees are designed for those that don’t want a usage suspension cap.
  • By default, prepaid plans suspend near when all MBs are used up.
  • Voice minutes used do not contribute to the MB data usage.
  • Prepaid plans may renew with any prepaid plan at any time, resetting the 12-month valid period.
  • Unused MBs do not rollover.
  • Renewed prepaid plans do not rollover unused MBs to a renewed prepaid plan after the 12-month valid period expires.
  • Free activation on all new Certus accounts.
  • Phone rates posted are to any standard landline, cell phone or other Iridium phone worldwide.
  • Free incoming calls – however, costs are burdened on the calling party.
  • Assign a local number non-standard Iridium phone rates to other phones, such as voice mail, and two-stage dialing.