Amazon plans to launch a 3,236-strong constellation of satellites
Amazon has confirmed plans to launch a constellation of 3,236 satellites for global internet connectivity.
GeekWire first discovered the plans known as ‘Project Kuiper’ which refers to the name of an icy asteroid belt situated between Neptune and Pluto. 3,236 satellites would be deployed across three altitudes of earth's orbit under Amazon's plans.
In an emailed statement, Amazon wrote:
“Project Kuiper is a...