Virtual Geosatellite System Underway

In many parts of the Earth and at extreme northern or southern locations, there have been few options for wireless broadband.
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In many parts of the Earth and at extreme northern or southern locations, there have been few options for wireless broadband. Action by the FCC last week may change that, reports TV Tech's Doug Lung.

The FCC has allowed Virtual Geosatellite LLC to begin building a non-geostationary satellite system that will use a network of satellites with highly elliptical orbits.

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