Loon’s mission is to connect people everywhere by inventing and integrating audacious technologies. By leveraging these advanced technologies, Loon is making it possible to expand internet access to the billions who currently lack it. Loon works with a range of partners to expand and supplement existing networks and enable new solutions that will meet the connectivity needs of the future. To date, Loon’s stratospheric balloons have travelled over 40 million kilometers around the world and connected hundreds of thousands of people. Loon is a subsidiary of Alphabet, the parent company of Google.
Head of Overflight