Alaska Satellite Internet stocks both the SPOT Gen3 and SPOT Trace technology.
The SPOT X allows you to exchange text-based messages with any cell phone number or email address, virtually anywhere in the world. Service plans are listed here:
More details, including service plans, are available here:
It also contains the basic functionality of the Gen 3 system described below.
SPOT Gen 3
The SPOT Gen3 allows you to utilize global satellite technology to send check-in messages and GPS data to e-mail and SMS contacts. Let friends and family know where you are and how you are doing. An SOS button also allows you to relay GPS coordinates and information to a response center in the event of a serious emergency. For more feature information, please follow the link below:
The SPOT Trace uses similar satellite communications technology to provide affordable asset protection. Attach a SPOT Trace to your motorbike, snowmobile, boat, or any other equipment, and it will send you a text or email message if anyone attempts to move it, along with regular updates on its location!