OneWeb pulls employees out of Baikonur Cosmodrome after Russian demands: report

It doesn’t look like OneWeb’s next batch of internet satellites will get off the ground anytime soon.

Thirty-six OneWeb broadband spacecraft had been scheduled to launch on Friday (March 4) atop a Soyuz rocket from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, which is managed jointly by the Russian Aerospace Forces and Roscosmos, Russia’s federal space agency.