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Amazon's Project Kuiper to launch prototype satellites with ABL Space Systems next year

Tuesday 2 November 2021 | 10:02 CET | News
Amazon's Project Kuiper said it plans to launch two satellites by the fourth quarter of next year, on ABL Space Systems' RS1 rocket. The low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite constellation of Project Kuiper aims to bring fast and affordable broadband to difficult to reach areas of the world. Other companies are also working on LEO constellations, including OneWeb, Inmarsat and Space X's Starlink. For its new KuiperSat-1 and 2 prototype satellites, Project Kuiper has filed an experimental license application with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for their launch, deployment, and

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