ESA partners with space industry on ‘Satellite for 5G’
The ESA (European Space Agency) has joined forces with 16 space companies on a new ‘Satellite for 5G’ initiative.
Satellite for 5G aims to offer truly global high-speed coverage even in areas difficult to reach by cell towers such as up mountains and remote islands. To preserve bandwidth, cell towers will remain the first point of access for most but satellites could be used to reach the emergency services wherever you are on Earth.
“5G provides a major...