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Soyuz rocket to launch 36 more OneWeb satellites in December

Tuesday 22 September 2020 | 08:39 CET | News
Arianespace said that a Soyuz flight in December will mark the resumption of the OneWeb constellation's deployment. The mission is scheduled from the Vostochny Cosmodrome with 36 satellites on board. The news coincides with the announcement by OneWeb that it has amended an existing launch contract with Arianespace with the aim to complete its constellation of low Earth orbit (LEO) satellites.

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Countries: World
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