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ISRO May Launch for OneWeb, As Bharti Buys Stake
« on: 06/26/2015 09:58 PM »
Bharti Enterprises, one of India's leading wireless telecom providers has bought a stake in OneWeb:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/tech/tech-news/Bharti-buys-stake-in-satellite-company-OneWeb/articleshow/47823536.cms


They may tap ISRO for launching some of OneWeb's planned internet satellite fleet:

http://www.business-standard.com/article/companies/service-that-we-are-offering-is-for-all-telcos-not-only-bharti-sunil-bharti-mittal-115062500751_1.html

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Sunil Bharti Mittal, chairman, Bharti Enterprises talks about his groupís involvement along with other global majors for offering affordable internet across the world through a satellite internet firm OneWeb. Edited excerpts:

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Will Indian companies have some share in the launch?

Arianespace and Virgin Galactic will be launching the satellites. However, I will be engaging with Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) so that they could also be part of it and do launches.

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