Known for taking chances on unproven partners, Iridium has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with fledgling small satellite operator OneWeb “to work toward a combined service offering.”  OneWeb aims to encircle the Earth with 650 broadband communications satellites initially; thus far, it has placed six into orbit.  Though not critical, like Iridium’s 2010 decision to hire unproven SpaceX to launch its Iridium Next constellation, the MOU announced on ...


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