Be prepared!

Test Your Satellite Devices and Be Prepared

The ability to communicate is absolutely critical in an emergency and Iridium is pleased to be able to continue to offer satellite phone users the opportunity to test their satellite enabled devices free of charge. Be prepared by regular testing of your satellite devices to ensure they are functional when you need it most.

As a service to all satellite phone users, Iridium provides a dedicated test number to call and ensure your device is working properly at all times. To test,

  • Turn on your phone.

  • Call 1-480-752-5105*

  • If your phone is working, you will hear a call completion confirmation message as well some quick tips on proper handset usage. If you discover that your phone is not operational, contact your Iridium service provider.


*Calls from Iridium handsets will not be charged airtime.


Test Your Satellite Phone Tips


Tips to Test Your Phone Anytime

  • Go outside

  • Turn on your phone

  • Extend the antenna toward the sky

  • Wait for the green LED network indicator

  • Dial 00 + country code + phone number

  • Press the green button to start your call


Tips to Stay Prepair at All Times

  • Test your phone monthly

  • Keep the battery charged

  • Ensure SIM card is locked in place

  • Protect your phone’s antenna

  • Call in an unobstructed outdoor area

  • Refer to your User Guide for proper use






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