Inmarsat’s offers a low-cost, maritime phone service and compatible terminals like the Beam Oceana 400 and Beam Oceana 800 to access the Inmarsat satellite when terrestrial networks are out of range. FleetPhone is a global, communications out at sea.
Inmarsat Network Coverage
Thousands of vessels rely on Inmarsat’s end-to-end service and coverage for operational communications and safety services. Fleetphone is a fixed solution for vessels and fleets who need reliable voice communications around the globe.
FleetPhone terminals work with an Inmarsat sim card to provide several functions as a fixed phone service utilized by crew and passengers across a range of industries. Standard features provided through the Inmarsat terminals include a voicemail facility, SMS, voice calling to terrestrial, cellular, or satellite phones, a 2.4kbps circuit-switched data service, and an RJ11/POTS interface to connect up to five handsets or integrate with a PBX system for multi-user capability.
The Beam bundles come in the Oceana 400 and Oceana 800 models offering different capabilities.
Beam Oceana 400
The Oceana 400 is a slimline terminal for basic access to dependable voice and data communications services. It is an affordable and high-quality solution for fishing vessels, workboats, and leisure craft where voice and SMS messaging is needed when beyond the reach of terrestrial and cellular networks.
Beam Oceana 400 Maritime Fixed Phone unit is bundled with a satellite terminal and Beam Active Mast Mount Antenna for multi-phone connectivity. It can be mounted magnetically or bolted to a fixed structure. The Inmarsat Beam OC400 Basic Piracy Kit comes with the slim satellite terminal, a phone unit and cable kit for a fully integrated solution that’s protected from damage or loss to communication and power lines.
Beam Oceana 800
The Oceana 800 is an all-in-one maritime communications terminal designed with a IP54 rating enclosure that protects it against dust and water ingress making it a robust unit suited to maritime use. It is suited to medium and large fleets that include commercial, fishing, leisure and government vessels. The Oceana 800 has unique features such as:
Emergency Calling facility that puts vessels directly in contact with a maritime rescue coordination centre (MRCC) free of charge.
The terminal has multi-language support for English, Arabic, Spanish, French, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian and Chinese.
It has a built-in GPS receiver for instant tracking functionality.
The Beam Oceana 800 Fixed Marine Satellite Phone is supplied with the Inmarsat Beam phone unit and external Beam antenna that can be mounted anywhere on an external surface to connect to the satellite network. Beam Oceana 800 Deluxe Anti-Piracy Kit is a highly sought after solution to maintain communication and power in the case of a pirate attack.
The Inmarsat Sim Card is compatible with the Oceana terminals that enable access to Inmarsat’s network. It allows you to top-up with units whenever required after the Sim card has been activated. Online top ups offer a convenient way to reload airtime units for on-demand use without contract commitments.