Iridium OpenPort from Stratos

Iridium OpenPortIridium OpenPort from Stratos is the world’s first truly global IP satellite network for maritime users featuring always-on Ethernet and three simultaneous voice lines. Iridium OpenPort is reliable and cost-effective.

Consisting of three main components: Above Decks Equipment (ADE), Below Decks Equipment (BDE) and CAT5 Cable, Iridium OpenPort from Stratos also includes all required support equipment. The system is easy to install, although professional installation is recommended.

A number of service packages bundling data usage and voice minutes are available for one monthly fee. Larger volume voice and data packages with per unit discounts are also offered.


  • Always-on Ethernet
  • 3 voice lines that can be used simultaneously
  • Service package speeds of 9.6kbps, 32kbps, 64kbps, and 128kbps

Kit includes

  • Above Deck Equipment – fixed mast antenna in radome with no moving parts
  • Below Deck Equipment – RJ45 Ethernet port, 3 RJ11 phone jacks
  • CAT5 Cable – 20m
  • Support Equipment – mounting brackets, optimized handsets

Iridium GoChatIridium GoChat Crew Calling

  • Prepaid Iridium GoChat crew calling cards allow crew members to keep in touch at their convenience, with affordable, 24x7 calling from anywhere on the planet
  • Available in two denominations: 45-minute and 90-minute


  • Shipping Industry
  • Fishing Industry
  • Workboats
  • Research Vessels
  • Crew Calling