Iridium MENA 500 Min Prepaid Service
Iridium MENA 500 Min Prepaid Service

Iridium MENA 500 Min Prepaid Service

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The Iridium MENA Prepaid Satellite Phone Card comes with 500 minutes, a 1-year expiry and no activation fees. With an effective per-minute rate of only $0.90, you'll enjoy affordable airtime for the Middle East, North Africa and up to 12 nautical miles into coastal waters. This prepaid card is perfect for seasonal use and fixed budgets because there are no overage fees. At BlueCosmo, you'll always get great value and enjoy the ease of managing your airtime online anytime!


  • FREE incoming calls and text
  • FREE voicemail
  • Minutes valid in region to anywhere
  • No activation fee
  • Check your balance or refill airtime online
  • Works with all Iridium satellite phones
Iridium MENA 500 Min Prepaid Airtime   + $449.00


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Manage Airtime Online

Manage Airtime Online

Easy and convenient. Your BlueCosmo account gives you 24/7 access to manage your prepaid card online:

Activate your prepaid card(s) online anytime

Refill your airtime when your balance is low or nearing expiry, or choose our handy auto-refill option*

Extend the expiry date of your unused airtime*

Receive text or email alerts when your airtime is running low or about to expire

*As applicable according to your type of card.

Coverage Map

MENA Coverage

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The Iridium MENA Prepaid Satellite Phone Card works in the following countries and 12 nautical miles into coastal waters:

North African Countries

  • Algeria
  • Angola
  • Benin
  • Botswana
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cameroon
  • Cape Verde
  • Central African Republic
  • Gambia
  • Chad
  • Congo
  • Djibouti
  • Egypt
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Gabon
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Juan De Nova Island
  • Kenya
  • Lesotho
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mayotte
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Senegal
  • Sierra Leone
  • South Africa
  • Tanzania
  • Tunisia
  • Uganda
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Middle Eastern Countries

  • Cyprus
  • Jordan
  • Kuwait
  • Lebanon
  • Oman
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Turkey
  • United Arab Emirates
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Due to the small geographical size and/or location of islands included in this list, calls may be interpreted by thesystem as originating from international waters and calls may be restricted. Therefore, the MENArate or serviceavailability is not guaranteed for these areas.U.S. government regulations forbid Iridium Satellite and/or its affiliates from offering equipment or providing theIridium service in Iran, Sudan, or Syria, nor to any entity identified in the "Specially Designated Nationals and “Blocked Persons" list maintained by the US Office of Foreign Assets Control.

Detailed Terms

Iridium MENA Prepaid Terms & Conditions

Hidden costs aren’t fun. We believe in giving you all the details:

  • Valid from the Middle East and North Africa only. This card does not work outside this region
  • SIM cards must be activated within 12 months of purchase
  • The expiry date of your SIM card begins when the card is activated or refilled
  • Airtime balance can be carried forward for a maximum of 3 years
  • Calls are decremented in 20 second increments, texts are decremented per message.
  • Calls to check voicemail are considered outgoing calls
  • Airtime can be refilled at the then current retail rate of the card, prior to expiry. When you refill, your unused airtime rolls over, your expiry date is automatically extended by 1 year from the refill date and you retain your original Iridium phone number
  • BlueCosmo Standard Terms and Conditions apply

TIP: If you will be traveling outside the Middle East and North Africa, the Iridium Global Prepaid Card or Iridium Global Monthly Service Plan may be the best option. Shop Iridium Global Prepaid Cards.

Airtime Burn Rates

Iridium MENA 500 Min Burn Rates

Iridium MENA Prepaid Card 500 Min
Iridium Units 30,000 Units
Landline or cellular (from card region to anywhere) 60 units
Voicemail retrieval 48 units
Other Iridium 48 units
Text messages 30 units
Other satellite networks 906 units
Data calls (originating within region) 102 units
Voice calls FREE
Text messages FREE
Two-stage dialled 150 units

*Note: Burn rates are per minute unless otherwise specified.