Planet Labs Gets $168 Million in Funding and Launching More Satellites

Planet Labs received $168 million in funding and some of the funding will be to launch many more satellites.

On April 1, 2019 they will launch 20 next-generation Dove satellites – Flock 4a – are scheduled to launch on ISRO’s PSLV-C45 rocket. Flock 4a will join the current Planet Labs constellation of 100+ Doves, replenishing our on-orbit fleet and furthering our daily global monitoring mission.

They have developed satellite monitoring of the global forests.

SOURCE- Planet Labs

Written By Brian Wang. Nextbigfuture.com