On Friday, June 17 at 12:09 p.m. ET, SpaceX launched 53 Starlink satellites from Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. This was the 13th flight for the Falcon 9 first stage booster supporting this mission, which previously launched GPS III-3, Turksat 5A, Transporter-2, and now 10 Starlink missions.
Hawaiian Airlines has become the first major airline to announce an agreement with Starlink to provide complimentary high-speed, low-latency broadband internet access to every guest onboard flights between the islands and the continental U.S, Asia and Oceania. Hawai‘i’s largest and longest-serving carrier will equip its Airbus A330 and A321neo aircraft, as well as an incoming […]
As commercial space companies get deeper involved in global conflicts, from Starlink to Maxar – we sat down with Hamlet Yousef, geopolitics and tech expert, to discuss the perils of commercialization and the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. Hamlet Yousef has extensive sales and business development experience, working with small and mid-sized companies, as well […]
Photo Credit: Space Channel/Nicholas D’Alessandro SpaceX is targeting Monday, February 21 for a Falcon 9 launch of 46 Starlink satellites to low Earth orbit from Space Launch Complex (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida. The instantaneous launch window is at 9:44 a.m. EST, or 14:44 UTC. The first stage booster supporting this […]
Photo Credit: SpaceX SpaceX Statement on Starlink Satellites launched on February 3. On Thursday, February 3 at 1:13 p.m. EST, Falcon 9 launched 49 Starlink satellites to low Earth orbit from Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Falcon 9’s second stage deployed the satellites into their intended orbit, with a perigee of approximately […]
2021 is the year of Elon unbound. That’s according to Time magazine, which proclaimed Musk its Person of the Year as this solar revolution comes to a close. A lot has happened to Elon this year, from the unveiling of his magnum Starship and several high-profile launches with NASA to a petty legal battle with […]
SpaceX is targeting Thursday, December 2 for a Falcon 9 launch of 48 Starlink satellites and two BlackSky spacecraft to orbit from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida. The instantaneous launch window is at 6:12 p.m. EST, or 23:12 UTC.
SpaceX’s Starlink has no licence to operate in India and the public should steer clear until it does, say lawmakers
Despite this, Starlink is taking pre-bookings for its satellite-internet service, per officials.
SpaceX has pushed back delivery times for some Starlink preorders and apologized to customers, saying that silicon shortages have slowed production of its internet kit
A Starlink customer said the mid- to late 2021 delivery date he was given was delayed to January 2022.
The 53 satellites launched by the SpaceX booster—which was making its ninth flight—will join a constellation of more than 1,800 satellites now providing Internet service to more than 140,000 customers around the world.