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Azure Orbital Ground Station pricing

Satellite earth station and scheduling services for fast down-linking of data

Azure Orbital is a Earth Station Service delivering low latency connectivity from your satellites to the Microsoft Azure cloud. Azure Orbital Earth station a Service provides free backhaul of satellite data from any site to any region. Pay only for antenna time, on a per-minute rate, to execute your satellite contact.

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Type On-demand
On-demand1 $- per minute
Reserved2 $- per minute
1Cancellation penalty: For On-demand, user can cancel up to 24 hours in advance, however, no refund will be given. For Reserved, no penalty if contact is cancelled with more than 24 hours in advance, and 100% penalty if less than 24 hours notice 2Reserved service: Requires commitment of at least 600 minutes of contact time per month.

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