How to call an Iridium satellite phone (country code +881 6, +881 7)

Dialing sequence

Calling between Iridium phones

Calling between Iridium phones is done through the international calling sequence

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First: dial ’00’ – the international country code.

Second: dial ‘881 6’ – the country code for Iridium phones.

Third: dial eight digits – the specific Iridium phone number.

Iridium phone numbers explained

Phone number structure

Iridium phone numbers are eight digits.

There are no area codes or phone number designators – each phone is assigned its own phone number.

Calling internationally from an Iridium satellite phone

’00’ is used as an international exit code when dialing an international call from an Iridium satellite phone.

Administrative and regulatory

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