Satellite Phones Can Provide a Level of Safety and Assurance in Times of Crisis. When Nothing Else Works, Satellite Phones Will. Now We Have the Perfect “Package Deal” for the “Crisis” Situation.


Satellite Phones Can Provide a Level of Safety and Assurance in Times of Crisis. When Nothing Else Works, Satellite Phones Will. Now We Have the Perfect “Package Deal” for the “Crisis” Situation.

Littleton, CO (PRWEB) October 28, 2004

After the recent hurricanes hit Florida and knocked out power and communications for millions of residents for days and weeks on end, Globalstar satellite phones proved to be an indispensable tool. Working with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Governor’s Office, and various Globalstar agents and distributors, the company was able to provide satellite voice and data services to emergency workers and citizens in damaged areas left with little or no terrestrial or cellular telephone service.

“During times of emergency, one realizes the importance of the basic essential services that we all take for granted on a day to day basis,” said Dennis Allen, Senior VP of Sales for Globalstar LLC. “Globalstar was able to provide satellite telephone service when many other alternatives were often unavailable due to damage or destruction of the local telecommunication infrastructure, power outages or other issues such as insufficient calling capacity.”

“The Globalstar phones were great,” added Randy Pierce, Site Coordinator for the State of Florida.

“We were able to count on them and they made the task easier to deal with, by allowing us to communicate and coordinate the emergency efforts into those areas affected by the hurricane.” Globalstar also shipped another 300 phones after Frances hit. FEMA ended up purchasing all the phones used in the hurricane hit area.

Globalstar provides superior voice quality and the industry’s best data call speeds and success rates.

There are many factors that go into a decision to purchase satellite telephones. None are more important than the ability to complete calls with clarity and reliability. In a recent technical study performed by independent research firm Frost & Sullivan, Globalstar has been shown to consistently outperform its main competitor in both voice and data transmission. View the Frost & Sullivan Report.

With the heightened terrorism level around the country, Wholesale-Telecom through Globalstar are offering a “package deal”. The package includes a GSP -1600 satellite phone with 300 minutes of domestic airtime “loaded” in the phone so there is no monthly fee. The package is going for $ 1049.00. The phones typically sell for $ 749 MSRP. The offer expires on December 31, 2005. So for someone who is using the phone in an emergency type situation it is very cost efficient. GSA customers also get other “perks” as well.

Wholesale-Telecom has been providing wholesale solutions to corporate and commercial accounts since 2001. Wholesale-Telecom provides Long distance, Internet, Frame Relay and private line services from over 45 carriers world wide.

Our mission statement is to “sell you what you need not what we have”. We have a sincere commitment to help our customers manage all of their telecom needs from finding the best carrier fit, up to committed support after the service is up and working. We want to give customers their time back to improve their business by letting Wholesale-Telecom do all the leg work in interviewing carriers and leveraging them against each other to come up with the best price. We want to make the entire process of ordering telecom products and services as easy as possible, at no cost to the customer. Check out our latest promos at our website.


David Ohara VP Sales

877-441-0713 ext 2

720-528-8058 fax

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