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Iridium OpenPort

September 14th, 2011 Posted in iridium


Enabling communication at sea, everywhere
Easy to install and attractively priced, Iridium OpenPort® delivers multiple phone lines for simultaneous captain and crew use—even during data transmission.

Global: Iridium OpenPort has the world’s largest and only complete global commercial satellite constellation, providing complete coverage for ships at sea. From polar regions to any port on the planet, Iridium OpenPort is proven technology that works everywhere.

Affordable: Surprisingly affordable, Iridium OpenPort has the best value proposition for maritime ship and crew communications, offering flexible price plans and low costs for both equipment and installation.

Simple: With no moving parts, Iridium OpenPort’s lightweight, low-profile satellite antenna is quick to install, easily integrated with existing systems. Moreover, with world-class technical support, Iridium OpenPort is there whenever you need it.


  • Three separate phone lines
  • High-speed data line
  • Lightweight, low-profile and low maintenance satellite antenna installs easily and has no moving parts
  • Pole-to-pole coverage with the world’s largest and only truly global commercial communication network
  • Industry leading 5-year manufacturer’s warranty
  • Global Service Program with access to shipboard service at over 50 ports worldwide from highly trained, highly experienced maintenance technicians



  • Height: 9.06 in. (230 mm)
  • Diameter: 22. 44 in. (570 mm)
  • Weight: 24.25 lb (11 kg)


  • 3 independent RJ11 ports for simultaneous use
  • Accessories


  • IP-based, 9.6-128 kbps (configurable) with per-MB pricing for airtime

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  • Global, pole-to-pole

Below Decks Unit

  • Height: 7.78 in. (200 mm)
  • Width: 9.84 in. (250 mm)
  • Depth: 2.17 in. (55 mm)
  • Weight: 2.98 lb (1.35 kg)
  • Wall-mounted
  • SIM-based
  • LEDs and configuration through Web browser interface