What’s Included With This Rental?
Globalstar Coverage Map
Globalstar Home Calling Area
What’s The Difference Between The Phone Models?
The Globalstar GSP-1600 is the oldest and largest of the Globalstar phones. If you are planning to carry this phone in a backpack, this is not the best choice. Take a look at the smaller and lighter Globalstar 1700.
What About Airtime?
TheGlobalstar GSP-1600 phone rental requires a minimum airtime block purchase of 50 minutes. Any airtime used after the airtime block will be billed after the phone is returned at the standard rate of $1.49/ minute.
Many times a satellite phone is taken along on a trip as a precaution, and no airtime is really need. If this is the case, one of the other satellite phone rental models is probably a better option, as the other models do not require the purchase of any airtime in advance.
Globalstar phone are no capable of sending text messages. Incoming texts are possible. There is no charge for incoming texts.
How Do I Make Calls To The Satellite Phone?
Our Globalstar phones have standard US phone numbers. To call the phone, simply dial 1+sat phone number, from inside the USA.