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One Web Satellite : One Web launches 36 satellites to roll out Northern Hemisphere net service

One Web Satellite
Two minute reads :
Britain based tech company One Web sent 36 satellites in to orbit on 1 July 2021.
The satellites were blasted in to orbit by a Soyuz rocket.
The rocket bore the message ” Hello North Pole ” on it.

Key points :

  • OneWeb was fully-funded and had secured $2.4 billion (roughly Rs. 17,950 crores) in total.
  • It listed the United Kingdom, Alaska, Northern Europe, Greenland, Iceland, continental US, the Arctic Seas, and Canada as areas that should be offered full connectivity.
  • OneWeb, which has more than 200 satellites in orbit as part of push to provide a global Internet service, said the launch from Russia’s Far East would allow it to offer connectivity everywhere north of 50 degrees latitude.

One Web launched schedules :

  • Launch #8: July 2021
  • Launch #7: May 2021
  • Launch #6: April 2021
  • Launch #5: March, 2021
  • Launch #4: December 2020
  • Launch #3: March 2020
  • Launch #2: February 2020
  • Launch #1: February 2019
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