AWS Ground Station
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Step 1: Set Up Your VPC

The full setup of a VPC is beyond the scope of this guide. If you don't have an existing VPC that is already customized, you can use the default VPC that is created in your AWS account. We recommend adding a Linux bastion to your VPC so that you can SSH into your Amazon EC2 instances without attaching a public IP address. For more information about configuring a Linux bastion in your VPC, see