Al Madar Internship Program

​As a global leader in the satellite industry, homegrown UAE talent is vital to the future success of Thuraya. We welcome applications from undergraduate students from across the UAE.

For university students, Thuraya will acquire details of their training requirements from the university and ensure that their needs are consistent with Thuraya’s Internship Program objectives. In line with that and based on Thuraya’s needs, Thuraya will notify the academic institution and the student about the departments where the student will be placed during the duration of their internship. However, for fresh graduates, Thuraya will develop a training plan internally that will then be shared with and agreed upon by the graduate. 

We offer internships in any one of the following fields:

  • Engineering and Technology 
  • Product Management and Development 
  • Marketing and Communications 
  • Distribution 
  • Finance 
  • Human Resources

Qualification Criteria:

  • UAE Nationals
  • Undergraduates/ recent graduates (within one year of graduating)
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Recommendation letter from the University
  • Available for a minimum internship period of 4 weeks to a maximum of 6 months

Internship Program Benefits:

  • Tailor made program that fits your skills and education
  • Hands on training by qualified mentors
  • Rotation through different departments and gaining experience of different functions 
  • Learning real-world situations from both the employees as well as the other students
  • Networking with other students
  • This is a paid internship (AED 1200 for every period of (4) weeks) and you will receive an Internship completion certificate for your internship periods.

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Disclaimer: There is no offer or promise of a full-time job at the end of the internship term. The internship is not considered as a trial or probationary period. Thuraya reserves the right to interview internship candidates and select interns. 

Thuraya Newsletter

Stay connected with Satcom Unplugged and get insights into the latest news, solution and product updates from us. Write to corporatecomms@thuraya.com to sign up for our bi-monthly newsletter, which covers our maritime, media, NGO, energy and government sectors.

 

Issue 1 : The inaugural issue focuses on MarineComms with updates on the Thuraya IP+ and how it can be deployed successfully as well as our Maritime Broadband Solutions. We also take a look at the successful launch with Chunghwa Telecoms in Taiwan and our Maritime team’s recent collaboration with Devor Technologies in Asia. Read more

 

Issue 2 : The second issue focuses on MediaComms and showcases the newly launched data edition of the Thuraya SatSleeve, the world's first and only satellite adaptor for the iPhone®, which enables users to make voice calls and enjoy internet connectivity via satellite.. We also take a look at how our MediaComms solutions are helping journalists reporting from the frontline. Read more

 

Issue 3 : In the third issue, we examine how oil and gas companies are increasingly taking advantage of Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) to address their communications needs. Randy Roberts, VP of Innovation, also shares his vision for spurring new innovative capabilities at Thuraya. Read more

 

Issue 4 In the fourth issue, we take a closer look into how mobile satellite services (MSS) can be effectively deployed to address vital communication needs in emergency situations. Read more

 

Issue 5 : In the fifth issue, we showcase how our MSS capabilities can be tailored to the evolving needs of the government sector. Read more

 

Issue 6 : In the sixth issue, we explore how mobile satellite technology is shaping maritime communications. Read more

 

Issue 7: In the seventh issue, we explore satellite's role in enabling the technological innovations that are shaping the news journalism landscape. Read more

 

Issue 8: In the eighth issue, we examine the importance of satellite technology in enabling reliable business connectivity to help optimize business operations for oil and gas companies. Read more

 

Issue 9: In the ninth issue, we examine the critical role mobile satellite services (MSS) play in enabling relief organizations to respond more effectively in times of crisis and disaster. Read more

 

Issue 10: In the tenth issue, we shift our focus to the requirements of the government sector, and how MSS plays a key role in enabling critical and robust communications in challenging environments. Read more

 

Issue 11: In the eleventh issue, we focus on the successful launch of  Thuraya SatSleeve+ and Thuraya SatSleeve Hotspot. Learn about our work with the Sahara Conservation Fund to protect endangered species. Read more

 

Issue 12 : In the twelfth issue, we focus on the achievements in 2015. Learn why humanitarian and government organizations need tailored services by MSS providers. Read more

 

Issue 13 : In the thirteenth issue, we explore the differences already being made by the use of our technology, specifically in the Relief sector.  Read more

 

Issue 14: In the fourteenth issue, we discuss the increasing consumer attention for the SatSleeve product family, the launch of Atlas IP maritime broadband terminal and more. Read more

 

Issue 15: In the fifteenth issue, we examine how satellite technology is transforming the world of adventure. Read more

 

Issue 16: In the sixteenth issue, we look back at a series of events and exhibitions held and attended around the world. Read more

 

Issue 17: In the seventeenth issue, we explore Thuraya's plans to achieve unified connectivity, new advances in maritime industry sparked by satellite communications, plus a lot more. Read more

 

Issue 18: In the eighteenth issue, we take a closer look at Thuraya XT-PRO DUAL, the world's first and one dual mode, dual SIM phone. Read more

 

Issue 19: In the nineteenth issue, we look back at the year that was: the finalization of FUTURA - our nexgen constellation plans; the launch of the world’s only dual mode, dual SIM satellite phone; and the arrival of our first-ever terminal to work in North America. See more highlights

Thuraya Test Call Service

Dial 11 11 2 to test your Thuraya phone

Your satellite phone needs to be in optimal working condition when you need it. To ensure your phone is prepared, a regular Thuraya phone test provides you with peace of mind that ensures your satellite phone is working when it is needed. To facilitate satellite phone testing, Thuraya provides the free service number 
11 11 2 that can be dialed from any Thuraya handset. Upon dialing this number, a short confirmation message will be played and if you can hear the message it means your phone is in working condition and your subscription is valid.

General tips to prepare and maintain your Thuraya phone:

  • Test your Thuraya phone regularly, especially if you have not used it for some time (Dial 11 11 2 from your Thuraya phone to test it)
  • Charge the phone battery once a month
  • Check your subscription or credit balance

Advice for optimal satellite phone usage:

  • Use your satellite phone outdoors with direct line of sight to the satellite
  • Always fully extend the satellite antenna
  • Wait for the network and for the GPS indicator to stop flashing to connect

 

Thuraya Test Code

Test your Thuraya phone using our new free short code: 11 11 2

Your satellite phone needs to be in optimal working condition when you need it. To ensure that you are prepared for any emergency, a regular Thuraya phone test provides you with peace of mind that ensures your satellite phone is working when it is needed. To facilitate satellite phone testing, Thuraya is launching the free number 11 11 2 that can be dialed from any Thuraya handset. Upon dialing this number, a short conformation message will be played. If you can hear the message it means your phone is in working condition and your subscription is valid or you have sufficient balance.

General tips to prepare and maintain your Thuraya phone:

  • Test your Thuraya phone regularly, especially if you have not used it for a long period of time (to test your Thuraya phone, dial 11 11 2 from it)
  • Charge the phone battery regularly
  • Check your subscription or credit balance

Tips for optimal satellite phone usage:

  • Use your satellite phone outdoors with direct line of sight to the satellite
  • Always fully extend the satellite antenna
  • Wait for the network and GPS indicator to connect
  • Make your call

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Events

​Join us at the many conferences and exhibitions we attend around the world each year. For more enquiries, please contact us.

IPTC International Petroleum Technology Conference 2020
Jan 13 - 15, Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

IoT ME
Feb 24, Dubai

Satellite 2020
March 9 - 12, Dubai

Global Aerospace Summit 2020
March 17 - 19, Abu Dhabi

Saudi Maritime Congress 
March 22 - 23, Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Innovation Africa Digital Summit, Ethiopia
April 6 - 7, Addis Ababa

Offshore Technology Conference
May 4 - 7, Houston

Posidonia 2020
June 1 - 5, Athens

CommunicAsia 2020
June 9 - 11, Singapore

MIOGE 2020
June 16 - 18, Moscow, Russia

West Africa National Security & Armoured Vehicles 2020
June 16 - 17, Abuja, Nigeria

Africa Security Symposium, Ethiopia
June 24 - 25, Addis Ababa

SMM Hamburg
September 8 - 11, Hamburg

AIDEX
September 9 - 10, Nairobi

Asia Pacific Maritime (APM)
September 30 - Oct 2, Singapore

UAE Maritime Week
December 6 - 10, Dubai

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thuraya IP Price Plans

Thuraya offers a range of Postpay and Prepay plans for use with Thuraya Land IP terminals. Depending on your requirements, we have pricing packages which are a good fit for light to heavy usage at cost-effective prices. Postpay users can enjoy great savings on streaming costs with asymmetric streaming which allows you to choose your uplink and downlink bandwidth and pay for what you actually use. Thuraya offers you the flexibility to move from one Land IP price package to another, depending on your communication needs.

The following price plans are available for Thuraya IP:

 

Thuraya XT-DUAL User Guides

Download the User Guide of the Thuraya XT-DUAL in the language you require:

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Thuraya XT User Guides

Download the User Guide of the Thuraya XT in your language:

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Farsi
French
German
Italian
Russian
Spanish
Turkish
Urdu
Hindi
Portuguese

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