Ground Control RockSTAR

Product Type: Personal Communicators, Messengers, Trackers
MANUFACTURER: Ground Control

The Ground Control RockSTAR two-way Messenger is a truly global communication device & tracking system. It allows you to send & receive short messages from anywhere on Earth with a clear view of the sky. It works far beyond the reach of Wi-Fi & GSM networks.

Key Features:

  • Full Two-way Communications Wherever you are, Even when Out of Mobile Network Range
  • Pair with your Smartphone or Bluetooth-enabled Tablet to Send Short Messages or Update your Social Media Status from Anywhere in the World
  • Built-in tracker will Wake Up at Set Intervals to Obtain your Position & Transmit it Back to an Easy-to-use Web-based Portal
  • Long Battery Life Delivers Over 2,500 Transmissions on a Single Charge
  • Recharge your Device or Transfer Data Using a Standard USB Cable

SERVICES: Short Burst Data® (SBD®)


  • Animal Tracking and Conservation
  • Crew Welfare
  • Personal Tracking
  • Tracking



  • First Responders

Global Governments

  • Humanitarian
  • Militaries


  • Construction
  • Lone Worker


  • Leisure Boating
  • Workboat

Personal Communications

  • Extreme Sports
  • Leisure Boating
  • Travel & Outdoor Adventure


  • Expedition
  • Scientific Research

U.S. Government

  • Arctic
  • Research


  • Size / Dimensions: 144 x 76 x 36 mm (Plus Antenna)
  • Weight: 303 g
  • Battery Life:
    — Up to 3 Weeks Transmitting Every 15 Mins
    — Up to 3 Months Transmitting Once per Hour
    — Up to 12 Months Transmitting Once per Day
  • Durability: MIL-810 F/G
  • Ingress Protection: IP67
  • Operating Temperature: -30° to +60°C
  • Data Speed: 2.4 Kbps