While mobile phones users have thousands of APP's that solve all kinds of needs, for satellite phones the offer is scarcer. Satway solves a basic need that no one has solved: to be able to send a free message to a satellite phone, from any mobile phone, from anywhere in the world. Simple and secure, and including a confirmation of sending the message.
Satway is an APP for sending text messages to satellite phones, from a mobile phone. It is free and targets the 4 million satellite phones operating throughout the world, a figure that increases by 20% each year. There are four satellite telephone operators and today Satway allows communication with the major satellite networks (Inmarsat, Iridium and Thuraya), with global coverage and offering fast, reliable and secure communications. A satellite telephone is used in areas with very poor or no coverage of conventional mobile phones, for example in expeditions to remote places, seas and oceans, mountainous areas or regions far from the communications networks. The Satway APP is available for Android and iOS, and has the following features:
The application is owned by Verasat Global (a company based in Barcelona, specialized in satellite communications, partner and official distributor of Inmarsat, Iiridium and Thuraya products and services), and has been developed with the collaboration of Nexus Geographics. In January 2016, SATWAY is officially certified by the operator Inmarsat, in its CAP (Certified Application Partner) program, and is recommended as one of the most interesting applications for communication with satellite phones.