Field Communications

Together Polar Field Services and SRI International provides field communications services to CPS-supported researchers.

Camp manager Ken Jessen checks in via satellite phone. Photo: Mark Luttrell / c 2013 Smithsonian Institution

Camp manager Ken Jessen checks in via satellite phone. Photo: Mark Luttrell / c 2013 Smithsonian Institution

For Support Services That May Include:

  • Provision of VHF and radios for field camps and remote field parties
  • Provision of satellite telephones

Email: PFS-IT&Communications

For Support Services That May Include:

  • Installation of VSAT systems for large field camps
  • Development of data collection and transmission systems for autonomous instruments
  • Mobile ISDN units for remote field parties

Email: SRI for more complex requests.

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