Definition[edit | edit source]

A satellite telephone (satellite phone or satphone) is a type of mobile phone that connects to orbiting satellites instead of terrestrial cell sites.

Overview[edit | edit source]

Depending on the architecture of a particular system, coverage may include the entire Earth, or only specific regions.


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