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The SpaceX Starlink satellite constellation is growing again: Here’s how to spot it

The SpaceX Starlink satellite constellation is growing again: Here’s how to...

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The SpaceX Starlink train seen over Japan. Screenshot by Eric Mack/CNET Last week, SpaceX sent 60 more of the company's small Starlink broadband satellites to orbit, bringing the total in space to over 400, with hundreds more set to launch in the coming months. The growing constellation has set off a controversy in the astronomy community over how…
SpaceX Starlink: How to watch the record-chasing launch on Friday

SpaceX Starlink: How to watch the record-chasing launch on Friday

SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft, perched atop the company's Falcon 9 rocket, takes off from launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, carrying NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley to the International Space Station.  SpaceX With two more launches planned for June, SpaceX is on schedule to launch five of its…
SpaceX Starlink success kicks off Elon Musk’s satellite tv for pc web aspirations

SpaceX Starlink success kicks off Elon Musk’s satellite tv for pc...

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Rockets, man. SpaceX SpaceX has officially entered the satellite broadband race, delivering 60 Starlink satellites to orbit via a Falcon 9 rocket. The workhorse rocket achieved liftoff at 7:30 p.m. PT Thursday from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Originally scheduled for last week, the first delivery of the Starlink satellites was scrubbed twice, one due to bad…
How To See A ‘Starlink Train’ From Your Home This Week As SpaceX Satellites Swarm The Night Sky

How To See A ‘Starlink Train’ From Your Home This Week...

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An image of the NGC 5353/4 galaxy group made with a telescope at Lowell Observatory in Arizona, USA ... [+] on the night of Saturday 25 May 2019. The diagonal lines running across the image are trails of reflected light left by more than 25 of the 60 recently launched Starlink satellites as they passed…
SpaceX cuts broadband-satellite elevation in half to avoid area particles

SpaceX cuts broadband-satellite elevation in half to avoid area particles

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SpaceX has received Federal Communications Commission approval to halve the orbital altitude of more than 1,500 planned broadband satellites in order to lower the risk of space debris and improve latency. SpaceX's satellite project, named Starlink, aims to provide high-speed, low-latency broadband around the world. In a statement on the new FCC approval, SpaceX said…
SpaceX’s Starlink Constellation Building Starts. 2,200 Satellites Will increase Over the Next 5 years

SpaceX’s Starlink Constellation Building Starts. 2,200 Satellites Will increase Over the...

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Elon Musk has made a lot of crazy promises and proposals over the years, which inevitably leads people to pester him about deadlines. Whether it’s reusable rockets, affordable electric cars, missions to Mars, intercontinental flights, or anything having to do with his many other ventures, the question inevitably is “when can we expect it?” That…
What is Starlink? Enjoy Live As SpaceX Gets Running Start On Amazon With Landmark Release On Wednesday

What is Starlink? Enjoy Live As SpaceX Gets Running Start On...

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Long exposure of a Falcon 9 launch shows trajectory. SpaceX SpaceX is targeting 10:30 p.m. ET on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 for the launch of 60 of its own Starlink satellites from Pad 40 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. If it’s successful, it will begin to offer global internet coverage from space. So what is Starlink?…
SpaceX Starlink launch: How to watch Falcon 9 deliver 60 more satellites to space

SpaceX Starlink launch: How to watch Falcon 9 deliver 60 more...

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The Falcon 9 launched in November 2019 carried 60 Starlink satellites. SpaceX We're only a few days into 2020 and SpaceX is already gearing up for its first launch of the year. On Jan. 6, the workhorse Falcon 9 booster will be sending a batch of 60 Starlink satellites into low-earth orbit, part of the…
Elon Musk: Starlink latency will be good enough for competitive gaming

Elon Musk: Starlink latency will be good enough for competitive gaming

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Enlarge / SpaceX CEO Elon Musk at the Satellite 2020 Conference in Washington, DC, on Monday, March 9, 2020. SpaceX's Starlink satellite broadband will have latency low enough to support competitive online gaming and will generally be fast enough that customers won't have to think about Internet speed, Elon Musk said at a conference yesterday.…
SpaceX looks for FCC OK for 1 million satellite broadband Earth stations

SpaceX looks for FCC OK for 1 million satellite broadband Earth...

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SpaceX is seeking US approval to deploy up to 1 million Earth stations to receive transmissions from its planned satellite broadband constellation. The Federal Communications Commission last year gave SpaceX permission to deploy 11,943 low-Earth orbit satellites for the planned Starlink system. A new application from SpaceX Services, a sister company, asks the FCC for…

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