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Loon dispatches additional balloons to Kenya

Tuesday 21 April 2020 | 17:23 CET | News
Loon, the Alphabet company working to develop balloon-powered internet services, said a larger fleet of Loon balloons is heading to Kenya after successful launches from its site in Puerto Rico this week. These balloons will join the eight balloons already active and part of a network integration exercise in Kenyan airspace. Upon arrival, this larger fleet of balloons will continue network integration testing with its local partner Telkom Kenya, in preparation to begin serving users as quickly as possible. 

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Companies: Alphabet / Telkom Kenya
Countries: Kenya
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