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LITE PRO PRO DUAL SatSleeve HotSpot SatSleeve +

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Thuraya SatSleeve Hotspot

Thuraya SatSleeve Hotspot

From:  485,84 ex VAT

Thuraya SatSleeve Plus

Thuraya SatSleeve +

From:  452,96 ex VAT
Base Price
From:  416,43 ex VAT
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Thuraya SatSleeve Hotspot

Thuraya SatSleeve Hotspot

From:  485,84 ex VAT

Thuraya SatSleeve Plus

Thuraya SatSleeve +

From:  452,96 ex VAT
Weight 212g 212g 222g 290g 256g
Dimensions 128 x 53 x 27 mm 128 x 53 x 27 mm 138 x 57 x 27 mm 142 x 69 x 38 mm 138 x 69 x 42 mm
Battery Life 11 hrs talk / 100 hrs standby 9 hrs talk / 100 hrs standby 6 hrs talk / 80 hrs standby 3 hrs talk / 9 hrs WiFi On / 70 hrs WiFi Off
Ingress Protection NA IP55/IK05 IP55/IK05 NA
Connection Satellite Satellite GSM & Satellite Satellite Satellite
60 kbps GmPRS Data No Yes Yes Yes Yes
Interface Keypad/Screen Keypad/Screen Keypad/Screen via SmartPhone App on WiFi

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Airtime Plans

Monthly Plans

  • Allows access to all Thuraya services and phone features
  • Roaming facilities for GSM where agreements exist (optional extra, available on request)

Plan pricing in U.S. Dollars and excludes VAT
Account facilities strictly subject to status

Thuraya Plan
Line Rental* per Month US$30.00
Call Rates
Thuraya to Landlines & Mobile/Cellular* per minute US$1.35 USD
Thuraya SMS per message US$0.49 USD
GmPRS per MegaByte US$2.77

* Desitinations exluded from this rate are: Cuba, East Timor, Globalstar, Inmarsat A, Inmarsat B, Inmarsat M, Inmarsat Mini-M, Ascension Islands, Australia Satellite, Cook Islands, Diego Garcia, Inmarsat BGAN, Inmarsat BGAN HSD, Inmarsat B-HSD, Inmarsat M4-HSD, Iridium, Kiribati, Montserrat, Nauru Islands, Niue, Samoa Western, Sao Tome, Solomon Islands, St. Helena, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Wallis & Futuna.
NB.You can only send a text message from a prepaid Thuraya SIM to a GSM network with an SMS agreement with Thuraya (please note that this means there are some networks that will not receive an SMS if you attempt to send them). You can receive text messages and calls from GSM networks.

From:  91,85 ex VAT
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Prepaid Plans

  • Valid for 24 months from the first call – Great option to keep Thuraya service active if you are not planning to make calls
  • First call must be made within 12 months of activation
  • Topup online or with physical scratch cards
  • 20 units of credit included with a new SIM

RENEWAL

  • Renewal fee of 10 units per 24 months after initial 24 months

Details at bottom of page

Calls from NOVA Area Unit Price Measure
Calls to Thuraya handsets (voice and CSD) 0.95 per minute
Calls to most landlines & mobile networks (voice and CSD) 1.00 per minute
SMS 0.50 per message
GmPRS data 3.97 per MegaByte

Calls from outside NOVA Area

Unit Price Measure
Calls to Thuraya handsets (voice and CSD) 1.35 per minute
Calls to most landlines & mobile networks (voice and CSD) 1.95 per minute
SMS 0.50 per message
GmPRS data 3.97 per MegaByte
  • First call must be made within 12 months of activation otherwise SIM card will be deactivated

NOVA Area – DISCOUNTED CALL RATES FROM THESE COUNTRIES

Albania, Andaman, Andorra, Arafura Sea, Armenia, Asia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Banda Sea, Bangladesh, Bay of Bengal, Belarus, Belgium, Bhutan, Bo Hai, Bosnia and Herzegovina, British Indian Ocean Territory, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Celebes Sea

China, Coral Sea, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, East China Sea (Dong Hai), East Timor, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Federal State of Micronesia, Fiji, Finland, Flores Sea, France, Gambia

Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greece, Guam

Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Thailand, Hungary, Iceland, imor Sea, India, Indian Ocean, Indonesia, Ireland, Isle of Man, Italy, Japan, Java Sea, Jersey, Kara Sea, Kiribati, Korea, Korea Bay, Korea South, Korea Strait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Makassar Strait, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Norfolk Island, North, Northern Mariana Islands, Norway, Pacific, Pacific Ocean, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Paracel Islands, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation T

Rwanda, San Marino, Sea Coral, Sea Islands, Sea of Japan, Selat Karimata, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Island, Somalia, South China Sea, Spain, Spratly Islands, Sri Lanka

Strait of Malacca, Sulu Sea, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Taiwan Strait, Tajikistan, Thailand, Tunisia, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Yellow Sea (Huang Hai), Yugoslavia (Montenegro), Yugoslavia (Serbia), Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Renewal Details

  • The renewal fee is automatically deducted from your prepaid balance
  • If enough balance is not found in your account, a grace period of 90 days is granted. In this period your account will be automatically renewed if you refill your account with the required amount. Note: You will not be able to make calls during this grace period, however you will be able to receive calls. The account is finally closed (deactivated) at the end of the grace period if no (or not enough) credit is applied.

PLAN DETAILS

Calls from NOVA Area Unit Price Measure
Calls to ‘Hard to Reach Places’ (voice and CSD) 5.19 per minute
Calls to ‘ VERY Hard to Reach Places’ (voice and CSD) 8.20 per minute
Dial-up Internet 1722 Service 0.95 per minute

Calls from outside NOVA Area

Unit Price Measure
Calls to ‘Hard to Reach Places’ (voice and CSD) 6.12 per minute
Calls to ‘ VERY Hard to Reach Places’ (voice and CSD) 9.75 per minute
Dial-up Internet 1722 Service 1.35 per minute
  • ‘Hard to Reach Places’ destinations are as follows: Cuba, East Timor, Globalstar, Inmarsat B, Inmarsat M, Inmarsat mini M.
  • ‘VERY Hard to Reach Places’ are defined as: Ascension, Australia Satellite, Cook Is., Diego Garcia, Inmarsat BGAN, Inmarsat BGAN HSD, Inmarsat B-HSD, Inmarsat M4-HSD, Iridium, Kiribati, Montserrat, Nauu Is., Niue, Western Samoa, Sao Tome, Soloman Is., St. Helena, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna.
  • NOVA SIM will not work whilst roaming onto the GSM networks, the SIM will only work whilst using the Thuraya Satellite Service.
  • This tariff was revised 14 October 2013, SIM cards activated prior to 14 October 2013 GmPRS activation fee of 25 units applies and there may be minor variance to some other call rates. It is possible to transfer a SIM card activated prior to this date to the new tariff for a fee of 20 units
We quote all our monthly airtime plans in US Dollars because this is the currency that Iridium, Inmarsat and Thuraya work in.
If you sign up for a monthly plan with a direct debit you will receive your invoice in GB Pounds Sterling converted from US Dollars using a competitive exchange rate at the time of billing.

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Competitive Pricing across large area

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  • Customers are recommended to contact the Embassy or Trade Commission of any destination country, prior to entry into a country.

Accessories

XT Lite Accessories

BGAN Accessories

Cobham Explorer 710 Battery

 424,65 ex VAT
 180,82 ex VAT

XT PRO Accessories

 86,93 ex VAT

XT PRO-DUAL Accessories

 89,77 ex VAT

SatSleeve Accessories

Thuraya SatSleeve Hotspot Accessories

Thuraya Satsleeve Spare Battery

 82,20 ex VAT

Thuraya SatSleeve Hotspot Accessories

Thuraya Satsleeve Spare Battery

 82,20 ex VAT