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Satwest I-GO! Aero Kit Iridium 9575 Extreme Satellite Phone and Personal Locator SolStar Iridium T-12i Foldable Solar Charger
Satwest I-GO! Aero Kit
Sale Price : $2,554.00
Iridium 9575 Extreme Satellite Phone and Personal Locator
Sale Price : $1,324.98
Activation Fee: $50.00

The Satwest I-GO! Aero Kit includes an Iridium GO! hotspot, exterior single channel antenna kit, 15' FAA-approved coax cable, TNC/BNC bulkhead adapter, and a 5' quick disconnect cable.

With the Aero kits, pilots and passengers can use hands free voice communication through the a multi-mode hands-free interface device (such as the VL-1000 or Flightcell - not included), which links with the existing headset and/or intercom infrastructure on the aircraft. Once the Iridium satellite phone is attached to the headset, the pilot can talk on the phone and still maintain all standard ATC radio communication as a priority over the phone connection.

Please see the Iridium GO! for details about the device in this kit.

Note: This aeronautical solutions requires professional installation (installation not included in price).

Iridium Extreme is the toughest handset ever from Iridium and offers real global, real mobile, real reliable communications. Engineered with more features and more accessories than any other satellite phone on the market, Iridium Extreme puts more innovative capability — and more ways to connect than ever before — into the hands of people everywhere.
The SolStarTM™ T-12i charger has enough power for all Iridium satellite phone models. The panel stowes easily in your pocket while you adventure or work across the planet. Grommets enable secure tie down (in cases of wind or while on the move) Phone not included.
Solstar T-55 foldable solar charger for Thrane & Thrane 700 Iridium GO! Hughes 9202 BGAN Land Portable Satellite Terminal/ Wi-Fi hotstop
Iridium GO!
Sale Price : $974.00

The Solstar T-55 multi-device kit for provides 62 watt power for charging the Thrane & Thrane 700.  Compact, durable and lightweight, the T-55 foldable solar panel provides continuous charging in any climate.

Iridium GO!™ is unlike anything the world has seen before. Powered by the world's furthest reaching network, this compact, rugged and portable unit creates the first ever reliable global connection for voice and data communications on up to five smartphones, laptops or tablets.

No matter where you are on the planet, Iridium GO! simplifies global communications for:

  • Pilots, boaters and truckers
  • Adventurers and explorers
  • Remote residents and vacationers
  • Emergency and first responders
  • Global and business travellers
  • Global enterprise
  • Executives and diplomats
  • Foreign missions
  • Government and NGOs
  • Military operations
  • M2M applications
  • Anyone out of cellular range
The Hughes 9202 operates over the Inmarsat Broadband Global Area Network (BGAN) satellite service and provides high-performance connectivity and reliability for the most demanding users and extreme conditions. Using the world’s smallest class 2 BGAN  terminal, users can connect at IP broadband speeds up to 464 kbps, as well as take advantage of such features as built-in multi-user Wi-Fi access and automatic context activation (ACA), including the ability to transmit SMS messages via the integrated user interface (IUI) without a connected laptop, PDA, or other user device.