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Hispasat, Thales Alenia Space to demo balloon technology for 4G/5G applications

Tuesday 11 September 2018 | 14:56 CET | News
Spanish satellite operator Hispasat is joining forces with Thales Alenia Space to conduct tests of HAPS (High Altitude Pseudo Satellite) balloon technology for 4G/5G telecom applications. In a statement the partners said Spanish firm Zero 2 Infinity will provide the balloon for a demonstration to be held next month in southern Spain to directly connect the payload in the stratosphere with a smartphone on the ground.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Hispasat / Thales Alenia Space
Countries: Spain
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