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Old 01-25-2011
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They are owned by Globalstar and use Globalstar's network. However, the data portion of the Globalstar network hasn't had the problems the voice side has had.
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Originally Posted by mdbee View Post
Although, I wouldn't say this would make a substitute for a satellite phone, it might make a good supplement for communications:

SPOT Connect

You would of course need to find more information of which satellite system they use and maybe some feedback from current users.
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