SuomiNet - Initial Station Deployment Procedure
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NOTE: All SuomiNet systems have been allocated, per the delivery schedule. There are no longer any systems available for new participants.
Verify that your SuomiNet site is included in the delivery schedule.
Determine site configuration.
Determine antenna cable length.
Install Atmospheric or Geodetic GPS antenna monument.
Purchase the required university cost-share equipment.
Complete and send the Cost Share Confirmation letter to UCAR (Rich Text Format .rtf).
Read the network rules.
Submit the required site information to UNAVCO.
Submit GPS and computer request to UNAVCO.