Amazon plans to launch thousands of internet satellites

Amazon wants to launch thousands of low Earth orbit satellites to offer internet connection across the planet. With Project Kuiper, it aims to deploy 3,236 satellites to cover areas where about 95 percent of the global population live. Details otherwise are scant so far, including the estimated timeline for bringing the network online or how much […]

Airbus to build Satellites for OneWeb to Beam internet From area

humans are silhouetted past a emblem of the Airbus institution at some stage in the Airbus annual newsconvention in Colomiers, close to Toulouse January 13, 2015.(REUTERS) CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA: Europe’s Airbus organization will layout and build approximately 900 satellites for privately owned OneWeb Ltd, which plans to provide high–velocity, area–primarily based netaccess to billions of […]