Australian telco Pivotel has jumped on the growing satellite constellation bandwagon, saying it will soon be able to provide internet coverage "from virtually anywhere on the planet".
Pivotel just signed on as a launch partner for Iridium Communications, the owner of a satellite constellation known as Iridium NEXT.
There are now four satellites in the NEXT constellation, and Iridium has pegged $3 billion to have another four join it this year.
Together, they will provide a service known as Iridium Certus. The company says it will provide "high speed mobile data coverage to the entire Earth, connecting oceans, deserts, airways and polar regions".
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