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Old 16-02-2011, 19:32   #1
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Inmarsat vs Irridium for Baja

The Risk Management Officer for the university where I work is requiring me to carry a sat phone on my Baja trip next month. My class will be sea kayaking, so this will need to be a handheld unit.

Please advise whether an Inmarsat or an Irridium system would be advantageous, especially if I end up renting the phone and service.
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