Israel Launches Satellite to Boost Internet Connectivity in Africa

Posted by - August 14, 2019

Israel is helping Africa connect to the rest of the world through a new satellite soaring into space. It’s Spacecom successfully launched “Amos-17”, a state-of-art satellite on a mission to provide communication services to Africa, into orbit from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Tuesday night, according to a press release. It said Amos-17

OneWeb raises USD 1.25 billion for global satellite network

Posted by - March 18, 2019

OneWeb has raised another USD 1.25 billion to further its project to create a global satellite internet network. Its largest fundraising round to date brings the total funds raised to USD 3.4 billion. This round was led by SoftBank Group, Grupo Salinas, Qualcomm Technologies and the government of Rwanda. One Web launched its first satellites