Thuraya Prepay NOVA 100 sim card is valid for 2 years and includes an initial credit of 100 minutes, 100 SMS and 100 Megabytes. This card offers highly cost effective calling rates from select group of countries in Europe, Africa and Asia. Your Thuraya Prepay NOVA account can be refilled at any time by using scratch code vouchers in several denominations starting as low as 20 units.
You can review the List of the NOVA countries in which you can make cheaper calls from using your NOVA SIM. You will be able to use your NOVA SIM in other countries, however the call cost is higher.
The Thuraya NOVA 100 is the only sim card that allows you to use all three functions for a reduced price. The GmPRS is no longer a separate opt-in service but is automatically activated alongside voice activation. The MB is now lower for GmPRS.
Coverage Area: Africa, Middle East, Europe, Central Asia, India, Australia
Initial account validity is 2 year effective first call. SIM card is cancelled if the first call is not made within 6 months from the date of activation.
Annual Renewal Fee
All prepaid Thuraya SIM cards have an annual fee. This fee is automatically deducted by Thuraya from your prepaid account balance on the anniversary of the activation of your SIM card. See below the amount of the annual fee.
Usage per Year Annual Renewal Fee
All amounts of usage: 15 units
Subscriber is given 90 days grace period after SIM expiry date to renew the account. During grace period, incoming calls are possible but not outgoing calls. During this time you can recharge and Thuraya will then automatically deduct the fee, giving you another 12 months validity on your SIM card.
If subscriber fails to renew the account within the grace period, account will be deactivated.
NOVA Sim Card Call Rates
*Calls are billed in 60 second increments.
*No charge to receive calls & text messages
*Thuraya GmPRS traffic is charged based on 100 Kilobytes data block.
*Supplementary Services: Call Forwarding / Call Waiting and Call Hold / Conference Call / Call Line Identification Presentation / Voice Mail / Customer Controlled Barring.
Band 2 destinations are as follows: Cuba, East Timor, Globalstar, Inmarsat A, Inmarsat B, Inmarsat M, Inmarsat mini M.
Other Destinations:are defined as: Ascension, Cook Is, Inmarsat BGAN, Inmarsat BGAN HSD, Inmarsat B-HSD, Inmarsat M4-HSD, Iridium, Kiribati, Montserrat, Nauu Is., Niue, Western Samoa, Sao Tome, Soloman Is., St. Helena, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna.
All prices are in USD.