Here’s how Google makes its giant, internet-beaming balloons

Google Project Loon

Google X, the secretive moonshot lab run under Google's parent company Alphabet, wants to make the internet accessible for everyone.

That's why Google has been refining its giant, internet-beaming balloons since 2013 as part of its Project Loon. But to make that vision a reality, Google has gotten some outside help from Raven Aerostar, a stratospheric balloon desi...

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Jan 6th 2014, 17:00

Project Loon Nominated for TechCrunch's 2013 Crunchies, Vote Now

TechCrunch announced the 7th Annual Crunchies Awards finalists, and Project Loon has been nominated in the category of Best Technology Achievement. As Google's balloon design partner and manufacturer of their envelopes, we are honored to support Google in this endeavor.

Vote for Project Loon to win. Winners will be announced on Monday, February 10, 2014, at the 7th Annual Crunchies.


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Nov 5th 2013, 08:00

Raven Aerostar to Sponsor eNavigation 2013

Raven Aerostar is an official sponsor of eNavigation 2013. Raven is a leader in providing reliable, high-performance Marine Navigation Equipment.

eNavigation™ 2013 November 19-20 Seattle, WA

 eNavigation 2013 will focus on the real world experience of e-navigation from industry sectors in the US and abroad. We invite you to attend.

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Oct 1st 2013, 08:00

Visit Raven Aerostar at 2013 SAFE Symposium | Booth #501

Raven Aerostar is exhibiting at the upcoming 51st Annual SAFE Symposium, featuring our Protective Wear product lines, which provide critical protection for hazardous missions. Whatever the threat, we provide life-saving solutions for commercial, military and government personnel.

SAFE Symposium October 14-16 Grand Sierra Resort & Casino Reno, NV

The SAFE Association is dedicate...

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