LoRa world record broken with connection across 832 km

Friday 24 April 2020 | 11:36 CET | News
Thomas Telkamp, CTO and co-founder of Lacuna Space established a new LoRa world record on 16 April, during The Things Virtual Conference. The record involved launching a high-altitude balloon filled with helium and carrying a LoRaWAN sensor. The sensor established a connection with a LoRa gateway 832 km (517 miles) away, a new distance record for the long-range wireless technology.

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