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Kepler picks SpaceX to launch two batches of Leo nanosatellite constellation

Friday 13 December 2019 | 09:30 CET | News
Kepler said it selected SpaceX as launch partner to deliver a portion of its first Low-Earth Orbit (Leo) satellite constellation into space on the back of SpaceX's reusable Falcon 9 launcher. Kepler bought 400 kg of launch capacity from SpaceX for the deployment of multiple satellites. These spacecraft incorporate both a high-capacity Ku-band communications system and a narrowband payload, for both high-speed data transfers and for low-power direct-to-satellite IoT connectivity.

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