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Eutelsat commissions nano-satellite from Tyvak

Thursday 8 March 2018 | 14:52 CET | News
Eutelsat Communications commissioned a nano-satellite from manufacturer Tyvak International, a subsidiary of Terran Orbital. Scheduled for launch in 2019, Eutelsat LEO for Objects (ELO) will be used to assess the performance of low earth orbit (LEO) satellites in providing narrowband connectivity for objects. The satellite operator will be drawing on the technology of Sigfox, which runs a global narrowband network dedicated to the IoT.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Eutelsat Communications
Countries: Europe
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