Thuraya NOVA Prepaid Plan

Thuraya NOVA Plan
Item# THU-SIM-NOVA
$49.00
Availability: Usually ships in 2-3 weeks


Thuraya NOVA SIM-card - Prepaid Plan

Thuraya NOVA Prepaid Plan provides discounted rates for calls originating from 142 countries and areas in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Pacific — as low as 85 cents per minute!


IMPORTANT! Thuraya satellite service is NOT available in North & South America. Consider Iridium satellite phones instead.

Thuraya NOVA comes with:

  • $20 of preloaded airtime
  • 2 years of account validity
  • Activated services: voice, messaging, GmPRS data, voicemail

Benefits from SATTRANS:

  • Direct deposit of ANY amount of airtime
  • Free Web password
  • Free online balance check

CALLING RATES:

Call Type & Destination
Discounted Rate,
per min.
Regular Rate,
per min.
Thuraya, Voicemail, Dial-Up 1722
$0.85
$1.25
Most destinations, Band 1
$0.90
$1.85
Band 2, Globalstar
$5.09
$6.02
Catch All, Iridium, Inmarsat
$8.10
$9.65
GmPRS Packet Data
$3.50 /MB
$3.50 /MB
Outgoing Text message (SMS)
$0.35 ea
$0.35 ea
Incoming calls & messages
FREE
FREE
  • All calls are charged at 60 second increments, GmPRS - at 100-Kb data blocks.

DISCOUNTED RATE ORIGINATION AREAS:
Albania
Andorra
Arafura Se
Armenia
Asia Pacific
Austria
Azerbaijan
Banda Sea
Bangladesh
Bay of Bengal
Belarus
Belgium
Bhutan
Bo Hai
Bosnia Herzegovina
British Indian Ocean Territory
Brunei Darussalam
Bulgaria
Burundi
Cambodia
Cameroon
Celebes Sea
China
Coral Sea
Coral Sea Islanda
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
India
Indian Ocean
Indonesia
Ireland
Isle of Man
Italy
Japan
Java Sea
Jersey
Kara Sea
Kiribati
Korea Bay
Korea Strait
Korea, North
Korea, South
Kyrgyzstan
Laos
Latvia
Liberia
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macedonia
Makassar Strait
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldives
Mali
Malta
Marshall Islands
Mauritania
Moldova
Monaco
Mongolia
Montenegro
Mozambique
Myanmar (Burma)
Nepal
Netherlands
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Norfolk Island
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway
Pacific Ocean
Palau
Paua New Guinea
Paracel Islands
Philippines
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Russian Federation
Rwanda
San Marino
Sea of Japan
Selat Karimata
Senegal
Serbia
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
Timor Sea
Tunisia
Tuvaly
Uganda
Ukraine
United Kingdom
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Vietnam
Yellow Sea (Huang Hai)
Zambia
Zimbabwe
  • Thuraya NOVA plan will work outside the discounted origination areas, however, the regular calling rate will apply to all calls.

Account Validity:

  • Thuraya NOVA plan has initial validity of two (2) years from first call.
  • Renewal Fee: $10.00 (for 2 years)
  • If the account balance is below $10 at the renewal time, the account enters the 90-day grace period. Incoming calls are still possible.
  • If the account is refilled within the grace period, the existing balance will be restored.
  • If the account is NOT refilled within the grace period, the entire unused balance will be reset to zero and the account will be permanently deactivated.

Destination Bands

  • The majority of world countries and territories fall in Band 1 destinations (see the Calling Rates table above).
  • The countries, territories and other satellite systems mentioned below correspond to Band 2 and Catch-All destinations. Calling to those destinations will result in a significantly higher calling rate and faster depletion of your Thuraya prepaid balance.

BAND 2
Cuba
East Timor
Globalstar (satellite)
Inmarsat A
Inmarsat B
Inmarsat M
Inmarsat mini M

Catch-All
Ascension
Australia Satellite
Cook Island
Diego Garcia
Inmarsat BGAN
Inmarsat BGAN HSD
Inmarsat B-HSD
Inmarsat M4-HSD
Iridium (satellite)
Kiribati
Montserrat
Nauru Island
Niue
Samoa Western
Sao Tome
Solomon Island
St. Helena
Tuvalu
Vanuatu
Wallis and Futuna