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Old 11-04-2007, 16:08   #1
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sat phone pre paid minutes?

Where can I buy prepaid minutes for my (to be purchased) iridium sat phone.
We don't have that service available in our country (australia) we are still back in the dark ages over here.
The only thing left thats good about this country is that WE DON"T HAVE GUNS AND WE DON"T NEED GUNS.
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Old 11-04-2007, 16:50   #2
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beau,

I purchase my Iridium minutes through Outfitter Satellite: http://www.outfittersatellite.com/iridium.htm

They have been easy to work with, and I have been able to purchase additional time while at sea. No doubt there are other vendors, and I don't know if being in Australia is an issue, but I have been happy with them.

I have been pleased with the Iridium system, not only for voice, but it has become my preferred email solution as well.

And you can have my gun when you pry it from my cold, dead --- oh, never mind.

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Thank you paul.

As I expected, even the phone is much much cheaper than here in Australia.
I intend to buy the pre paid 12 months package.
Can anyone out there give me a reason why this sat phone and prepaid calls won't work in Australia
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Try this crowd Beau, for the Vanuatu trip, Chris Lyon's at Horizon Mobile Communications ph3257 7553 Horizon Mobile Communications Co., Ltd. - Welcome supplied the iridium and $1000 block of call's.

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