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Facebook no longer building an Internet-beaming aircraft

Wed, Jun 27, 2018 – 10:55 AM

[San Francisco] Facebook Inc’s days of dabbling in aerospace engineering are over.

The company said in a blog post on Tuesday it will no longer design or build its own aircraft to beam Internet connectivity over regions with limited access, a project it has been working on since 2014. Facebook is also closing its facility in the UK that managed drone design, development and testing. The social network was able to build and test the drone,…
The Business Times

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