Chinese L-Band Comms Constellation To Be Complete In 2022

BREMEN, Germany—Chinese state company Leobit plans to have all 80 satellites of its planned L-band communications constellation in orbit by about 2022. Following the launch of the first satellite in February 2017, Leobit has scheduled a launch of two more of the 100-kg (220-lb.) spacecraft by year’s...
Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett covered China, Japan, South Korea and Australia. He is a Mandarin-speaking Australian.

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