Iridium 9575 Extreme Satellite Phone Rental w/ GPS - Canada + Alaska - w/ FREE Airtime Minutes

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Overview

The tough customer, chosen by even tougher customers. Iridium 9575 is the latest evolution in our rugged and reliable satellite phones and it works everywhere. Without exception.

BRAND:  
IRIDIUM
PART #:  
9575 RENTAL - CANADA + ALASKA
Stock Status:  
In stock
AVAILABILITY:  
LIMITED AVAILABILITY
Product Code:  
Iridium-9575-Phone-Rental-CAN
  
Iridium 9575 Extreme Satellite Phone w/ GPS - Canada + Alaska
The Iridium 9575 Extreme is the toughest handset ever from the only company that offers real global, real mobile, real reliable communications. Engineered with more features and more accessories than any other satellite phone on the market, Iridium 9575 Extreme puts more innovative capability and more ways to connect than ever before into the hands of people everywhere.
 

Standardized
A highly capable handset needs a highly capable network to empower it. Iridium Extreme is built with the same reliable voice and data capability that Iridium users have come to trust, and backed by the world's only satellite network that commands real global coverage, pole to pole.
 
From desert to mountain, jungle to tundra, Iridium Extreme puts more powerful capability into the hands of people, around the world. It has more features and accessories than any other satellite phone. It is the only one with real time tracking. It is the only one with GPS-enabled SOS. And it can connect with Iridium AxcessPoint to create a Wi-Fi hotspot to keep in touch on your trusted devices everywhere.
 
Ruggedized
No other phone in the world has more guts or grit than Iridium Extreme. It is the first phone with military-grade 810F durability. It is dust proof, shock and jet-water resistant. From emergency crews and paramedics to military personnel and government operations, Iridium Extreme is built for the world's toughest, highest usage customers to make the connections that matter under the harshest conditions, anywhere on the planet.

Voice
Enhanced voice quality, integrated speakerphone and hands-free capability make the Iridium 9575 the smart choice.

Text Messaging
The Iridium 9575 Extreme is SMS enabled letting you stay in touch and share experiences with others through easy to use text messaging.  Send Free Text / SMS Message.

Emergency Button
The Iridium Extreme is equipped with a programmable emergency button that activates critical, rapid response when you need it most. It is the only satellite phone with GPS enabled SOS button with emergency services supported by GEOS Travel Safety Group, included at no additional charge. See Details.

GPS Positioning
The Iridium 9575 Extreme is equipped with Location Based Services (LBS)
enabling GPS positioning and allows you to pin point and share your coordinates from anywhere on the globe.

Online Tracking
Iridium data services enable highly accurate online tracking of the Iridium Extreme satellite phone for up to date monitoring of locations. Additional charges apply.

Rental Start
This is the date that the phone is delivered to you. This is the first day of the rental and we recommend having the device arrive at least a day or 2 prior to your departure. We are unable to deliver phones on weekends or holidays.

Rental Duration
The rental duration is the time from the start date until the phone is received back at our Calgary warehouse.  

Additional Airtime
Each rental includes free airtime minutes meant for testing your phone and a few complimentary check ins.  Pre-purchasing extra minutes is not required to keep talking on your phone. Minutes, after your included minutes are used, are billed at $1.49/Minute. If you are confident you are going to use more than what is included, you can pre purchase minutes at a reduced rate.

Return Info
Return in person, or by courier / post with tracking, insurance and signature confirmation to: Canada Satellite, ATTN Rental Returns, 2121 39 Avenue NE, Bay H, Calgary, AB, Canada T2E 6R7. IMPORTANT: DO NOT USE UPS FOR RETURN SHIPPING.

Return Waybill
Ease shipping back by selecting the return waybill. You will receive a printed, prepaid sticker in the box with your device. Simply replace the device into the box when you are done with it and call FedEx for a free pick up. Return Waybills may not be available from all locations.

Rental Insurance
Our rental insurance protects the renter from any costs involving damage (except water) or theft. Damaged items must be returned. In the case of theft, a police report or constables letter must be obtained. The insurance does not cover regular loss or water damage.

The Fine Print
All our Iridium 9575 satellite phone rentals require a $600 deposit (government and accredited educational institutions as well as organizations with accounts in good standing are exempt from deposits), payable by credit card at time of rental / shipment. All rental charges, airtime charges and shipping costs will be deducted from this deposit and balance will refunded to your credit card, typically within 7 days of return (longer in peak times). Phone rentals are billed from the required date, chosen by you, until the day the phone is returned to our Calgary warehouse. Out of bundle airtime billed at $1.49/ minute, text messages $0.75/ message. Additional fees will apply if equipment returned late, missing accessories or dirty. Late fees are $12.00/ day, $75.00/ week or $249.93/ month. Cleaning fee is $50/ hour, 1 hour minimum per phone. No credit for early returns or unused airtime. The renter is solely responsible for the rented satellite phone during the rental period. Ensure the phone is adequately insured when returning your rental. Replacement value for the Iridium 9575 Rental Kit is C$1900 plus all rental, airtime and shipping charges. All satellite phone rentals subject to our rental agreement.

NOTE: If your order is placed online, a Canada Satellite representative will contact you by phone to confirm all rental details. At this time you will be asked to confirm your credit card and ID details (valid drivers licence, passport or any other government picture ID). This is done for security / deposit purposes. Our website is secure, and as such, we do not have access to you credit card information.

More Information
PRODUCT TYPESATELLITE PHONE
USE TYPEHANDHELD
BRANDIRIDIUM
PART #9575 RENTAL - CANADA + ALASKA
NETWORKIRIDIUM
CONSTELLATION66 SATELLITES
USAGE AREACANADA + ALASKA
SERVICEIRIDIUM VOICE
FEATURESPHONE, TEXT MESSAGING, GPS, SOS, FREE INCOMING CALLS*, FREE INCOMING SMS**
LENGTH140 mm
WIDTH60 mm
DEPTH27 mm
WEIGHT247 grams
INGRESS PROTECTIONIP 65
TALK TIMEUP TO 4 HOURS
STANDBY TIMEUP TO 30 HOURS

Iridium 9575 Extreme Canada / Alaska Rental Rates


RENTAL DURATIONFREE MINUTESRENTAL COST
7 DAY RENTAL 10 $89.92 / WEEK
14 DAY RENTAL 15 $84.97 / WEEK
21 DAY RENTAL 20 $79.99 / WEEK
30 DAY RENTAL 30 $299.99 / MONTH
60 DAY RENTAL 60 $249.98 / MONTH
90 DAY RENTAL 90 $225.00 / MONTH
120 DAY RENTAL 120 $205.00 / MONTH
150 DAY RENTAL 150 $195.00 / MONTH
180 DAY RENTAL 200 $175.00 / MONTH
EXTRA DAY(S) EACH $12.00 / DAY
EXTRA WEEK(S) EACH $75.00 / 7 DAYS
EXTRA MONTH(S) EACH $249.95 / 30 DAYS
EXTRA MINUTE(S) EACH $1.49 / MINUTE

Iridium 9575 Extreme Canada / Alaska Call Costs


CALL TYPEUNITSCALL COST
INCOMING CALL 0 FREE
INCOMING TEXT MESSAGE 0 FREE
CALL WITHIN CANADA & AK 24 $1.49 / MINUTE
CALL OUTSIDE CANADA & AK 48 $2.98 / MINUTE
IRIDIUM TO IRIDIUM VOICE 18 $1.12 / MINUTE
IRIDIUM TO IRIDIUM DATA 36 $2.24 / MINUTE
IRIDIUM TO INTERNET 36 $2.24 / MINUTE
IRIDIUM TO INMARSAT & THURAYA 324 $20.12 / MINUTE
2 STAGE DIALING 36 $2.24 / MINUTE
+1 ACCESS N/A N/A
VOICEMAIL RETRIEVAL 18 $1.12 / MINUTE
OUTGOING TEXT MESSAGE 12 $0.75 / MESSAGE
EXTRA MINUTE(S) EACH $1.49 / MINUTE

A) Incoming voice calls, data calls and SMS messages are available anywhere.
B) Outgoing voice calls, data calls and SMS messages can only be originated from Canada / Alaska and 6 nautical miles into coastal waters.
NOTE: All rates are per minute, except SMS / text messages, which are per message.


*¹ IMPORTANT - Calls to a satellite phone are billed to the caller at standard satellite long distance rates ($7 or more per minute from Bell or Rogers cellular or landline). To avoid this charge the caller can use the Iridium 2 Stage dialing system at $1.94 per minute. The minutes will be applied to your rental bill. Caller is only responsible for long distance charges to Tempe, Arizona, USA.

Two stage dialing number:
1. Dial the two stage number: 1-480-768-2500
2. Wait for a voice prompt to enter the 12 digit satellite phone number.
*² Text messages are free to receive, the sender will be billed at standard international text rates. Iridium offers a free SMS service, click here to send a free message. Outgoing text messages billed at $0.65/ message.
*³ Calls to check voicemail are charged at the standard airtime rate.

Iridium Canada / Alaska Coverage


Iridium Canada + Alaska Coverage Map

This Iridium satellite phone rental will work anywhere in Canada and Alaska as long as you have a clear view of the sky. This phone will also work up to 6 nautical miles out to sea, along Canada's coast line.

Product Questions

To check your Iridium Prepaid SIM airtime balance anytime, free of charge:

1. Press 2888 on your Iridium satellite phone
2. Press the Green 'SEND' button
3. The automated service will announce your remaining airtime and validity.

Note: phone must be registered to the Iridium network to check airtime balance and expiry.

Also, every time you make a call, a recorded message will tell you how many minutes are available.

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Iridium satellite phones work anywhere in the world. As long as you have a clear view of the sky, you can make a call. 

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Iridium is a military grade network, used by both the Canadian and US armies. The Iridium network consists of 66 Low Earth Orbiting satellites (to compare, GlobalStar has 18 satellites, Inmarsat has 3, Thuraya has 2). The Iridium network is considered to be 98% reliable.

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In a car: Yes, at slower speeds, with a complimentary auxiliary antenna kit. 
At sea: Yes, best if used on deck, away from the vessels navigation equipment to minimize interference. 
In flight: Yes, with a complimentary auxiliary antenna kit.
In a building: Not without an antenna kit.  Subject to availability.

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No. All you pay is the advertised rate, airtime charges, shipping (waived on multi week rentals) and applicable taxes. We do not charge any activation fees. 

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We recommend reserving your equipment as soon as you know your travel dates. Choose your start date at least 1-2 full business days prior to your departure excluding weekends and holidays to allow for any delivery delays. This will also allow us to 'overnight' a phone last minute if necessary (where available).

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You must be outside, with a clear view of the sky. Buildings will interrupt the signal so make sure you are away from obstructions. Once you turn the phone on, it will start searching for service. Once connected the phone will register to the network and after that it is ready to place and receive calls.

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Yes. As long as you have a clear view of the sky and your satellite phone registers, you will have service and place calls from anywhere in the world. 

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We keep every phone active whether or not additional bundled minutes are purchased. If you use more minutes than you prepay, you will just be charged the regular rate for additional minutes. The phone never shuts off and we never interrupt service.

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• Military Grade Durability Tests Passed (MIL-STD 810F Test Procedures)

• IP65 Rating: Dust-Proof and Protected Against Jet-Water

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No. The phone has been tested to stand up to a jet spray of water. It cannot be submerged in water.

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Iridium is not intending to discontinue the 9555. This handset will continue to serve specific market segments indefinitely.

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Like with any GPS application, this all depends on the number of GPS satellites that the device can see at one time. The greater the number of satellites in view, the higher the accuracy will be. This is “real” GPS vs. Iridium location.

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• Free text SMS messages CANNOT be sent or received without a SIM.
• Non-emergency calls CANNOT be made or received without a SIM.
• SMS messages CANNOT be sent or received without a SIM.
• If the handset does not have a SIM in when the user presses the emergency button then the handset auto-dials 112 instead of the configured emergency number.

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Yes, there is a charge for sending position data using SMS and if using an LBS Portal.

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The stat date should be at least 1 or 2 days prior to your departure, excluding weekends and holidays.

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