Minister of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure, Harin Fernando said that Google will launch their Loon (balloon) internet access project, the first time in the world, from Sri Lanka in June.
The Ministry announces that the pilot plan of Google loon project is scheduled to be implemented in this month.
The Minister remarked that Sri Lanka receives 25% ownership of the Google Loon project, which will generate tremendous investor value for Sri Lanka creating pathways to earn remarkably with zero invest.
As per Minister’s remarks, new invention centers will be established in each district of Sri Lanka.
Google Loon Project that stations communication balloon in air 75,000 feet above revolves across the world passing Sri Lanka once a fortnight. According to Google reports, the life of a balloon is nearly six months and then those are recycled adhering to international environmental standards.