Outernet 1 [Clyde Space]
Clyde Space has signed a £1million deal to build three Outernet CubeSats for American global broadcast company Outernet Inc in an international partnership deal funded by the UK Space Agency.
Outernetís aim is to make web access free and unrestricted all over the world through space-based telecommunications. As the project develops, Clyde Space hopes to secure business from the New York based company to develop 200 satellites broadcasting the service.
The constellation of CubeSats in low earth orbit would revolutionise the provision of low cost data to remote regions of the world and Clyde Spaceís expertise will help Outernet advance this unique project to supply an inexpensive alternative to traditional telecommunications infrastructure.
|Type / Application:||Communications, technology|
|Power:||4 deployable fixed solar arrays, solar cells, batteries|
|Outerspace 1||-||201x||OnS LC-1||Electron KS||with ?|
|Outerspace 2||-||201x||OnS LC-1||Electron KS||with ?, Outernet 3|
|Outerspace 3||-||201x||OnS LC-1||Electron KS||with ?, Outernet 2|