Gulf Telecom offers Thuraya dual-mode terminals that offer satellite
and GSM connectivity. This flexibility ensures continuous and cost-effective
roaming for users. Essentially, Thuraya subscribers would continue
using their national land-based mobile network, but will be able to
automatically switch to Thuraya satellite mode in areas that are outside
the terrestrial system.
advantage is that outside Thuraya’s coverage area, subscribers
would still have the convenience of roaming in other GSM networks
areas. This combination of advanced and flexible system designs ensures
reliable, global mobile services to subscribers.
Thuraya offers subscribers freedom of mobility and uninterrupted service.
Thuraya's satellite technology supplements conventional terrestrial
networks, overcoming the challenges of large geographical areas and
Coverage Access Beyond the Limit
geo-synchronous satellite will provide border-to-border coverage to
a footprint area of more than 100 nations.
coverage spans Europe, North and Central Africa, the Middle East,
the CIS countries and South Asia. Thuraya's services extends beyond
boundaries of terrestrial networks and reach remote areas not accessible
by conventional modes of mobile telecommunications.
information go to: http://www.thuraya.com