KMP en-us KnowlageBase RSS Generator Is my SPOT device considered a Portable Electronic Device by the FAA? products are used on an aircraft, they are considered a Portable Electronic
Device (PED).  Per 14 CFR Part 91.21, the
pilot is ultimately responsible for approving the use of any Portable Electronic Devices on their aircraft and must
be able to show compliance upon request by the FAA.  This includes being able to show that any
PED’s being used do not affect the safety of the aircraft. ]]>
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 10:29:36 -0600
How can the SPOT interference be prevented in aircraft? antennas will resolve the problem.   This
can be difficult in smaller planes as many pilots want to place the SPOT device
on the glare shield.  If interference is
observed, move the SPOT device to another location and check again for
interference.  Continue testing until the
problem is resolved.  Please note that in
some cases, the interference problem will not be able to be resol]]>
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 10:29:01 -0600
How can I determine if the SPOT device transmissions affect the aircraft’s navigation electronics? the aircraft navigation system starts to have momentary interference issues at
the same intervals that the SPOT device is transmitting Tracking messages, then
the SPOT device must be moved or turned off to resolve the interference.]]>
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 10:28:30 -0600
How SPOT works? either 1611.25 MHz in North America and portions of Central America or on
1616.25 MHz throughout the rest of the world. 
These frequencies are just above the GPS L1 frequency (1575.42 MHz) used
by many aircraft navigation systems. 
When the SPOT product transmits, there is the possibility of
interference even though both the SPOT
device and the aircraft navigation/communication systems meet all FCC regulatory
requirements for interferenc]]>
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 10:28:03 -0600
Accessing Your SPOT Global Phone Voicemail Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:37:40 -0500 Is there a video explaining how to use my SPOT Global Phone? ]]> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 12:15:33 -0600 SPOT Global Phone Quick Start Guide below]]> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 09:43:44 -0500 SPOT Global Phone CPNI Policy Mon, 29 Apr 2013 08:35:58 -0500 SPOT Global Phone User Manual Sat, 27 Apr 2013 21:00:00 -0500 What is the difference between SPOT Global Phone 911 access and a SPOT Device’s SOS feature? Fri, 26 Apr 2013 13:03:20 -0500 SPOT Global Phone Tips & Tricks Fri, 26 Apr 2013 13:02:17 -0500 Which commercial satellite network does the SPOT Global Phone use? Globalstar network. Globalstar is the first mobile satellite service
provider to successfully launch and deploy a second-generation
satellite constellation.   ]]>
Fri, 26 Apr 2013 13:01:47 -0500
What type of satellite network does the SPOT Global Phone use? Orbit) satellite constellation.]]> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 13:01:32 -0500 How do I charge my SPOT Global Phone battery? charged in your phone by using the included wall charger or by using
the optional vehicle charger. You should always carry a backup

What is the battery life of the SPOT
Global Phone]]>
Fri, 26 Apr 2013 13:00:21 -0500
Where do I find my SPOT Global Phone ESN? for activation. The ESN can be found on the sticker on the top of
the box (ESN DEC). The ESN is also located in the battery
compartment of your phone (D).]]>
Fri, 26 Apr 2013 13:00:06 -0500
Where do I find my SPOT Global Phone number? on the sticker on the top of the box. In Canada, the phone number
will start with 403. In the United States, the phone number will
start with 254.

You can also find your number on your
phone by pressing “Menu” and “9”.]]>
Fri, 26 Apr 2013 12:59:52 -0500
Why, when activating my SPOT Global Phone, was I not charged any taxes? Phone, you may have noticed that no taxes were charged at the time of
activation. The taxes will be calculated post activation and will
appear on your next month’s bill. The taxes will automatically be
billed to your credit card, along with any service fees, overage from
the previous month, and any roaming or long distance charges, as well
as applicable taxes on these charges. Your second bill will be a
standard bill with taxes calculating monthly.]]>
Fri, 26 Apr 2013 12:43:38 -0500
How will my SPOT Global Phone charges appear on my credit card? appear on your credit statement from Globalstar. SPOT is a wholly
owned subsidiary of Globalstar.]]>
Fri, 26 Apr 2013 12:42:54 -0500
How do I update my SPOT Account profile, including my billing details? visit You can make changes to your
account profile at any time including updating your billing
Fri, 26 Apr 2013 12:42:11 -0500
Where can I find a copy of my SPOT Global Phone bill? Phone bill will be available in your SPOT Account. To login to your
SPOT Account, visit
Choose the billing tab to review your bills.

Please note, monthly service fees,
overage charges, long distance, and any other fees are billed monthly
to your credit card on file.

Fri, 26 Apr 2013 12:35:49 -0500
How do I setup and access voicemail on my SPOT Global Phone?
Call your number from any touchtone phone
Dial 1 when you hear the greeting

If prompted, enter the temporary password 12345
Follow the promptsAfter initial setup, if someone leaves a voicemail message, your phone receives a voicemail notification and alerts you. To access your voicemail from your SPOT Global Phone, dial *86 and hit the Send key, and follow the prompts.For an overview of all of the voicemail functions, refer to the attached ]]>
Thu, 25 Apr 2013 21:00:00 -0500
Where can I see the SPOT Global Phone Coverage Map? Phone’s Worldwide Coverage Map:
United States:
Canada English:]]>
Wed, 24 Apr 2013 21:00:00 -0500
How do I receive a call with the SPOT Global Phone? Wed, 24 Apr 2013 21:00:00 -0500 How do I send a text message to a SPOT Global Phone? Sun, 21 Apr 2013 21:00:00 -0500 How do I make a call with the SPOT Global Phone? Wed, 17 Apr 2013 21:00:00 -0500