voice subscribers can now make emergency 911 calls from their handset. This
new service is available when users dial 911 within the Service Territory (the
50 United States, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S Virgin
advantage of the service, simply turn on the handset, rotate the antenna,
press “9 1 1” and “ok”.
call is made, it will be automatically routed to Iridium’s selected 911
emergency call centre provider, Intrado. Intrado will find out the nature of
the emergency and the caller’s name, call back number and location. The call
can then be routed to the nearest Public Safety Answering Point and the caller
will speak to them directly for emergency assistance.
Iridium Products and Airtime
Sport Everest Boot Expedition and mountaineering boot for high altitude
and extremely cold conditions. The Everest has conquered all 14
mountains over 8,000m and also the Seven Summits- and has now had a
makeover to ensure continued peak preformance. With a newer sung, Alpine
Fit, and even lighter
Expedition footwear for
mountaineering in conditions of extreme cold. NOTE US
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weather, high altitude double boot for extreme conditions The Olympus
Mons is the perfect choice for 8000-meter peaks. This super lightweight
double boot has a PE thermal insulating inner boot that is coupled with
a thermo-reflective outer boot with an integrated gaiter. We used a
super insulating lightweight PE outsole to keep the weight down and the
TPU midsole is excellent for crampon compatibility and stability on
steep terrain. WEIGHT: 39.86 oz • 1130 g LAST: Olympus Mons
CONSTRUCTION: Inner: Slip lasted Outer: Board Lasted OUTER BOOT: Cordura®
upper lined with dual-density PE micro-cellular thermal insulating
closed cell foam and thermo-reflective aluminium facing/ Insulated
removable footbed/ Vibram® rubber rand
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