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OneWeb granted authorisation for up to 2,000 satellites in US

Monday 31 August 2020 | 08:37 CET | News
The FCC has granted OneWeb authorisation to launch another 1,280 satellites. Along with its existing authorisation given in 2017 for 720 satellites, this would take the company to a fleet of 2,000 satellites over the US. 

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Countries: United States
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