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OneWeb has confirmed the successful launch of all 36 satellites by Arianespace from the Vostochny Cosmodrome. This launch brings OneWeb’s total in-orbit constellation to 182 satellites and marks another step closer to its ‘Five to 50’ ambition, which enables the start of commercial service by the end of the year.

Thursday, 08 April 2021 07:46

OneWeb teams up with AST Group

OneWeb has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with The AST Group to offer fixed-land and maritime customers access to OneWeb’s connectivity solutions in the most remote locations.

OneWeb has confirmed the successful launch of all 36 satellites by Arianespace from the Vostochny Cosmodrome.

Intellian has entered into a US$73 million contract with low earth orbit (LEO) satellite network provider OneWeb to develop and supply affordable compact user terminals.

OneWeb has secured additional funding from SoftBank Group and Hughes Network Systems, bringing OneWeb’s total funding to $1.4 billion. The capital raised to date positions the Company to be fully funded for its first-generation satellite fleet, totaling 648 satellites, by the end of 2022.

OneWeb has confirmed the successful launch of all 36 satellites from a Soyuz launch vehicle, which began flight from the Vostochny Cosmodrome. This brings the total in-orbit constellation to 110 satellites, part of OneWeb’s 648 LEO satellite fleet that will deliver high-speed, low-latency global connectivity.

Intellian will be starting production of a wide range of dedicated user terminals for the global low-earth orbit (LEO) satellite communications provider OneWeb, ready for delivery in 2021 and beyond.

OneWeb has announced its emergence from U.S. Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and achievement of all relevant regulatory approvals.

OneWeb has achieved a major step in its reorganisation process. On 2 October 2020, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York confirmed OneWeb’s Chapter 11 plan of reorganisation (the “Plan”), ensuring that the company remains on target to resume full business operations imminently.

OneWeb has amended its existing launch contract with Arianespace. Launches for OneWeb are scheduled to resume in December 2020, putting the company on track to complete the deployment of its full global constellation of Low Earth Orbit satellites by the end of 2022.

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