GlobaFone Wins GSA Schedule 70 Contract

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GlobaFone, leading Service Provider of Iridium and INMARSAT satellite hardware and service has been awarded a GSA (General Services Administration) contract under the Schedule 70 program. GlobaFone currently provides Iridium and INMARSAT to dozens of Federal Agencies and this contract award will enable more Federal Agencies to take advantage of GlobaFone's award-winning service

GlobaFone is now on GSA Contract

"This contract will benefit our clients by streamlining their purchasing process," said GlobaFone CEO Lou Altman

GlobaFone, a leading provider of global satellite communications systems, has been awarded GSA contract number GS-35F-0074W within the Schedule 70 program. Under the contract GlobaFone is offering the US-made Iridium 9505A handset, specialty products, a variety of Iridium accessories, GlobaFone’s service plans for Iridium and INMARSAT BGAN service plans. ” This is a great development in the GlobaFone story,” said GlobaFone CEO Lou Altman. “We’ve been providing our award-winning service to a range of federal clients since the company’s early days. Holding a Schedule 70 GSA contract will benefit our clients by streamlining their purchasing process.” Pricing is available at the website under the new GSA Contract link.

In 2001 GlobaFone was awarded a GSA contract under the Federal Technology Services (FTS) program, a contract that expired in 2006. “GlobaFone won the GSA Industry/Partner Service Excellence Award not once but twice under the program,” Altman said, “I’m very pleased to once again formally bring our exceptional service level to GSA clients.”

GlobaFone supports a diverse client base by providing an impressive portfolio of satellite communications solutions with a particular emphasis on the Iridium and INMARSAT product lines. GlobaFone will add to the offerings as products and services are introduced that complement the existing product line. "We’re always strategizing how to leverage market developments that will enable our clients to obtain the results they want," said Altman. “Our clients are very specialized and demanding and given their missions, lives are often at stake,” he added.

GlobaFone’s portfolio of offerings includes Iridium, INMARSAT, Globalstar, Thuraya and VSAT satellite communications as well as cell phones that work across the planet.


Now in its 12th year GlobaFone of Portsmouth, NH is an award-winning satellite communications Service Provider to Federal, State and Local Governments, as well as corporate clients. GlobaFone’s solutions include cellular service for lease with roaming in over 200 countries as well as local cellular service in numerous locations and five brands of satellite communications. They provide their services to clients across the US as well as internationally. For more information please visit


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