How do I make a call from a satellite phone?

Calls from satellite phones are made very similarily to calls from standard mobile phones. The main difference with satellite phones is that prior to the connection you should make sure your phone has access to clear sky and the satellite signal is strong enough.

Check this instructional video for a step by step instruction on how to make a call using an Iridium 9555 satellite phone.

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