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Embodiments of methods for providing distributed airborne wireless communications are provided herein. In some embodiments, a method of providing wireless communication services includes: receiving a radio frequency (RF) signal from a first area by a distributed airborne communication payload, wherein the distributed airborne communication payload is comprised of sections located on respective ones of a plurality of airborne platforms; relaying the RF signal along the sections located on different airborne platforms; and transmitting the RF signal to a second area.

Title
Methods for providing distributed airborne wireless communications
Application Number
14/462421
Publication Number
9596020 (B2)
Application Date
August 18, 2014
Publication Date
March 14, 2017
Inventor
John Peter Moussouris
Palo Alto
CA, US
Allan J Bruce
Scotch Plains
NJ, US
Michael Cyrus
Castle Rock
CO, US
Sergey V Frolov
New Providence
NJ, US
Agent
Alan Taboada
Moser Taboada
Assignee
SUNLIGHT PHOTONICS
NJ, US
IPC
H04B 7/185
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