Airbus Defence and Space and OneWeb announced the creation of OneWeb Satellites. The new joint venture will be equally owned by Airbus and OneWeb.

Led by Brian Holz as CEO, OneWeb Satellites will design and build the 900 satelites of the OneWeb constellation, offering high-speed internet with global coverage. The company will also be able to build satellites, platforms and equipment to be marketed by Airbus Defence and Space to other operators of future constellations.