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Iridium to launch combined services with fellow LEO operator OneWeb

Wednesday 18 September 2019 | 09:05 CET | News
LEO (Low Earth Orbit) satellite operators Iridium Communications and OneWeb have signed a deal to provide a combined service offering, bringing together the Iridium Certus L-band service and OneWeb's Ku-band service. The companies said the memorandum of understanding will also create opportunities for companies that manufacture terminals for both of the company systems. New options could include Iridium-OneWeb companion packages and providers delivering combined equipment or new dual-constellation terminals.idium and OneWeb Collaboration.

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Companies: Iridium / OneWeb
Countries: World
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