does the locator have to be within cell range?

PocketFinder Personal GPS Locator (Powered by LBT)

PocketFinder Personal GPS Locator (Powered by LBT)

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    Yes. For the time being, PocketFinder devices must use the cellular network to transmit GPS location information. The device would be able to provide near real time location information up to the point where you lost cellular signal, but not beyond that.