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Wyler sticks to 100,000 satellite plan

Greg Wyler was instrumental in founding OneWeb. Prior to that he was instrumental in the establishment of O3b. Wyler says the project has now raised $50 million in initial seed funding (from Prime Movers Lab) which at least propels his E-Space scheme up to a new level of seriousness.
February 7, 2022

Greg Wyler was instrumental in founding OneWeb. Prior to that he was instrumental in the establishment of O3b (standing for the ‘other 3 billion’ of global unconnected homes). Both outfits let him go, but according to recent reports plus an interview given to the FT, he is determined to see 100,000 satellites launched in conjunction with the Rwandan government.

Wyler says the project has now raised $50 million in initial seed funding (from Prime Movers Lab) which at least propels his E-Space scheme up to a new level of seriousness.