Google says Each balloon can provide connectivity to a ground area about 40 kilometers in diameter using LTE wireless communications technology. Credit: Google Loon
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Swisscom Taps SES’s Astra Connect in Broadband Push

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SES signed an agreement with Swisscom to deliver high-speed Internet service via satellite to Swiss homes beyond the reach of terrestrial solutions that meet Switzerland’s speed requirements.

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CNES To Fund Design of Satellite Broadband Chipsets

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STMicroelectronics and Thales will co-invest between 20 million and 30 million euros in a chip to facilitate introduction of France’s THD-Sat project to extend broadband to regions beyond the terrestrial grid.

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ViaSat Eyes Urban Customers, Touts Aviation Broadband Service

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ViaSat, saying its Exede service in the United States is already penetrating urban markets once thought impossible for satellites, views its addressable market as including “tens of millions” of U.S. residences.

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Deal with Thaicom Allows Australia’s NBN To Bring Broadband to 9,000 Additional Subscribers

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IPStar and Gilat had already filled their NBN-ordered Interim Satellite Service subscriber quota of 44,000.

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