Alastair Westgarth

It’s lift-off for Telkom Kenya, Loon balloon service

Partnership confirms commencement of mobile internet service.
Vincent Matinde
May 13, 2020

Alphabet’s Loon, Vodacom in connectivity alliance for Mozambique

Companies partner to bring network access to previously uncovered populations via stratospheric internet balloons.
Feb 14, 2019

Alphabet's Project Loon broadens Kenya coverage

Loon now has ground stations located in Nairobi, Nakuru and Nyeri.
Jul 2, 2018

Alphabet's Project Loon gives connectivity in East Africa a lift

No fixed date on launch, but organisers working closely with East African Community on technical data share and logistics.