Send a free text message to an Iridium phone here (Must have a number commencing with 8816)
Need help sending a text via the website link?
View Iridium FAQ's here (these instructions apply to Iridium pagers and phones) OR
After following the link above:
1. Enter the satellite phone number. 8816XXXXXXXX
2. Enter your email address so that the person youu are sending a message to can reply with an email to that address. Their email will be restricted to 160 characters. As per the example below.
3. Click SEND MESSAGE
4. The message will be received when the satellite phone is next 'seen' by the network. This is not usually as quick as we have come to expect with sending SMS to standard mobile phones.