Uninterrupted connection BMW wants to connect cars via satellite

Uninterrupted connection BMW wants to connect cars via satellite

Uninterrupted connection BMW wants to connect cars via satellite

Now the carmaker is also planning to connect his. This was confirmed by a spokesman for the WirtschaftsWoche group. recently decided to evaluate the technology. It is “of very great interest to us”. The main concern of the group is to ensure “the expansion of connectivity in rural areas”.

In the future, satellites will be able to ensure an almost uninterrupted connection. For this purpose, the car manufacturer is in contact with a German consortium around the, the laser communications company and the satellite manufacturer Reflex Aerospace. Talks are already being held with this association.

BMW can envision the use of the technology from 2030, according to the group. However, he reserves the right to work with different providers in different regions of the world. There are likely to be special solutions, especially in countries like China, where internet services are state-regulated.