Broadband Communications

Sunlight Aerospace is developing technology and autonomous vehicles to replace terrestrial communication networks with airborne networks.

Airborne network advantages include:

  • Global, roaming, extender, and independent mobile services
  • Commercial, private, defense, and emergency services
  • Direct to customer connectivity
    • 4G LTE and 5G broadband
    • Universal coverage with reliable service even in disasters
    • Lower cost at scale than terrestrial networks
  • Enabling technologies are becoming available
  • High-efficiency lightweight photovoltaics
  • Lightweight advanced batteries
  • Micro-satellites for backhaul