Lacuna Space Second IoT Gateway Satellite is Now In Orbit – Via Satellite –
Lacuna Space completed in-orbit checks on Tuesday for an Internet of Things (IoT) small satellite launched on . The satellite payload and mission is a modified IoT gateway in space, and is built to connect Low-Power Wide Area Network protocol (LPWAN) sensors with the internet in remote, unconnected areas. This is Lacuna Space’s second satellite – the first was launched in 2019.
Lacuna Space CEO Rob Spurrett said in a news release that this satellite will boost the Lacuna network capacity and extend customer trials to additional market segments such as predictive maintenance and tracking heavy machinery in remote areas.