Global Eagle, Telesat Demo LEO Broadband Connectivity

Global Eagle Entertainment said it has demonstrated communications at broadband speeds between an aircraft and a Low-Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite for the first time. During testing that started on Oct. 18 near Ottawa, Canada, using the company’s “Albatross One” aircraft, a Global Eagle team...
Bill Carey

Bill covers business aviation and advanced air mobility for Aviation Week Network. A former newspaper reporter, he has also covered the airline industry, military aviation, commercial space and uncrewed aircraft systems. He is the author of 'Enter The Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,' published in 2016.

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