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Amazon completes testing prototype antenna for Kuiper customer terminal

Friday 18 December 2020 | 08:45 CET | News
Amazon said it completed testing its prototype antenna for its Kuiper customer terminal, a critical part of its Kuiper System which will deliver broadband through a constellation of 3,236 low Earth orbit satellites. The antenna passed all corresponding tests for speed and latency, offering maximum throughput of up to 400 Mbps, and streaming 4K-quality video from a geostationary satellite at an altitude approximately 50 times farther from Earth than where Project Kuiper satellites will be deployed.

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Companies: Amazon / FCC / SpaceX / Starlink
Countries: United States
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