Tag: Loon


Telkom to Scale Up 4G Coverage as Balloon Internet Deal Ends

Loon will continue to provide service with Telkom in Kenya until March 1, this year

Telkom: Balloon Internet Ready For Consumption

This is the first application of the technology in Africa, and the first large-scale, non-emergency use of the technology anywhere in the world

Hold 4G for Now, Mr President, and Sort Most Urgent Things

Instead of outlining how the government plans to handle partial lockdown and annihilate the virus, he chose to talk about 4G network.

Telkom Partner Gets Approval to Fly 4G Internet Balloons in Kenya

Ground infrastructure installation has already began

Balloon internet lands in Nyeri

American balloon internet provider Loon has announced the installation of a new set of ground stations in Nyeri, a continuation of the company’s goal...

Loon, Telkom Kenya secure CA nod for 2019 deployment balloon-powered internet

Communications Authority’s Director General Francis Wangusi said they granted the requisite approvals to the two entities for deployment of Internet services using Loon’s Balloon powered technology on a trial basis

US firm in Telkom ‘balloon’ internet deal completes connectivity test

Long-range distance test sees seven balloons successfully send internet signal

Telkom to deliver high-speed internet using balloons

Telecommunications company partners with US-based tech firm to deploy audacious technology to cover remote areas

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