SpaceX gets nod to put 12,000 satellites in orbit

SpaceX's plan to build a global, high-speed wireless internet network using satellites has taken another step forward. The FCC approved the company's request to deploy more than 7,000 very-low-Earth orbit satellites for its Starlink network. It follo...

SpaceX gets nod to put 12,000 satellites in orbit

SpaceX got the green light this week from US authorities to put a constellation of nearly 12,000 satellites into orbit in order to boost cheap, wireless internet access by the 2020s.

Fri 16 Nov 18 from Phys.org

SpaceX Is About to Launch More Than 7,000 Internet-Beaming Satellites

It'll significantly increase the number of satellites in Earth orbit

Thu 15 Nov 18 from TIME

Elon Musk’s SpaceX wins FCC approval to put 7,000 Starlink Internet satellites into orbit

It's part of a new space race to bring Web access to the entire planet.

Thu 15 Nov 18 from The Washington Post

The first detailed look at how Elon Musk’s space internet could work

Elon Musk has revealed little about his plans to provide internet from space, but a new simulation shows how it could work and who will be able to afford it

Wed 7 Nov 18 from Newscientist

SpaceX gets FCC approval to deploy thousands more internet satellites

SpaceX's plan to build a global, high-speed wireless internet network using satellites has taken another step forward. The FCC approved the company's request to deploy more ...

Thu 15 Nov 18 from Engadget

SpaceX gets the green light to move forward with Starlink satellite Internet network

The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday approved the requests of SpaceX and three other companies to launch satellite systems and expand on existing services.

Thu 15 Nov 18 from Techspot

FCC tells SpaceX it can deploy up to 11,943 broadband satellites

Initial launch of 4,425 satellites to be followed by 7,518 closer to the ground.

Thu 15 Nov 18 from Arstechnica

SpaceX gets FCC approval to add 7,518 more satellites to its Starlink constellation

SpaceX's application to add thousands of satellites to its proposed Starlink communications constellation has been approved by the FCC, though it will be some time before the company actually ...

Thu 15 Nov 18 from TechCrunch

SpaceX, TeleSat Canada bids get U.S. nod to expand satellite internet

WASHINGTON (Reuters - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted unanimously on Thursday to allow Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk's Space X, Telesat Canada [PSPENC.UL] and two other ...

Thu 15 Nov 18 from Reuters

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