Arianespace launches 34 OneWeb internet satellites to orbit

OneWeb’s world-wide-web-satellite constellation carries on to increase.

An Arianespace Soyuz rocket carrying the 34 satellites of OneWeb’s Launch 9 mission lifted off from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan Saturday (Aug. 21) at 6:13 p.m. EDT (2213 GMT 3:13 a.m. Aug. 22 neighborhood time at Baikonur) adhering to a two-working day hold off.