I have the Skymate Sentrymate 200 on board but I found it very expensive and use the Iridium phone
for downloading weather
and emails. The Skymate 'Platinum Plan' with it's 50,000 character limit is actually very easily used up when you are getting daily weather reports. The position reports to friends were ok but largely not needed.
The message is the journey, we are sure the answer lies in the destination. But in reality, there is no station, no place to arrive at once and for all. The joy of life is the trip, and the station is a dream that constantly out distances us”. Robert Hastings, The Station