Facebook’s Solar-Powered Internet Drone Could Be A Game-Changer
An exclusive look at how Facebook will beam the internet with Aquila, a stratospheric solar-powered drone equipped with millimeter wave communications technology. Speeds can reach up to 20GB a second from the drone to those needing a connection on the ground.
There’s still a mountain of logistical issues to work through however, but the signs are there. This could be a game-changer for the world’s poorest nations who live without internet access.