Construction of OneWeb’s new satellite factory is moving quickly

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OneWeb’s satellite factory is quickly taking shape in Florida.

The manufacturing plant, located just outside the gates of the Kennedy Space Center and near Blue Origin’s New Glenn factory, will be used to produce the bulk of the company’s initial constellation of 900 broadband communications satellites.

OneWeb broke ground on the factory in March, and recent photos showed its exterior structure already in place. OneWeb expects the factory to start satellite production in early 2018. [Washington Business Journal]


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