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SpaceX's Starlink satellites assist emergency responders in Washington with internet
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SpaceX's Starlink satellites assist emergency responders in Washington with internet

This is the first public use of the SpaceX-developed internet-from-space satellite constellation.

Amazon's Project Kuiper gets FCC approval; half of its 3,236 internet satellites to go up by 2026
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Amazon's Project Kuiper gets FCC approval; half of its 3,236 internet satellites to go up by 2026

Project Kuiper is supposed to have gotten its names from the region of the Solar System called Kuiper belt.

SpaceX's Starlink satellite fleet photobombs rare sightings of Neowise comet by astronomers
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SpaceX's Starlink satellite fleet photobombs rare sightings of Neowise comet by astronomers

Musk said the satellites had been fitted with VisorSat that acts as a set of shades that keep the sun from reflecting off the satellites.

SpaceX reveals opportunity for enthusiasts to beta-test Starlink internet when launched
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SpaceX reveals opportunity for enthusiasts to beta-test Starlink internet when launched

If you provided SpaceX with your zip code, 'you will be notified via email if beta testing opportunities become available in your area.'

Starlink in stealth mode: SpaceX launches 60 satellites with coating to reduce brightness
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Starlink in stealth mode: SpaceX launches 60 satellites with coating to reduce brightness

The new launch joined 120 similar spacecraft that were launched last year in May and November.

SpaceX launches 60 more Starlink satellites into orbit; recovers Falcon 9 rocket
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SpaceX launches 60 more Starlink satellites into orbit; recovers Falcon 9 rocket

After deploying the satellites into the orbit, the Falcon 9 booster was successfully recovered.

SpaceX to test encrypted internet services from Starlink satellites in US military planes
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SpaceX to test encrypted internet services from Starlink satellites in US military planes

The US Space Command chief visited SpaceX’s Starlink factory in Washington but didn't elaborate on the Pentagon’s plans.

Elon Musk sent out first tweets via SpaceX’s Starlink satellite internet
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Elon Musk sent out first tweets via SpaceX’s Starlink satellite internet

The Starlink satellites will operate together to form a network to provide broadband internet globally.

SpaceX is looking at the US military as a potential customer for Starlink, Starship
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SpaceX is looking at the US military as a potential customer for Starlink, Starship

Currently, NASA is SpaceX's main customer and expanding to support the US military is the next logical step.

SpaceX seeks permission to quadruple the satellites numbers for its Starlink project
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SpaceX seeks permission to quadruple the satellites numbers for its Starlink project

SpaceX said that it will take 24 launches to provide the rest of the world with an internet connection.

SpaceX Starlink satellites glowing in the sky prove problematic for astronomers
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SpaceX Starlink satellites glowing in the sky prove problematic for astronomers

Elon Musk replies to astronomer concerns saying Starlink constellation is going to do good for billions of people.

SpaceX delays Falcon 9 launch of Starlink satellites due to unfavourable winds
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SpaceX delays Falcon 9 launch of Starlink satellites due to unfavourable winds

SpaceX has scrubbed today's planned launch & moved it by 24 hours to Thursday, starting 8 am IST.

FCC gives SpaceX green light to fly internet-beaming satellites in a lower orbit
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FCC gives SpaceX green light to fly internet-beaming satellites in a lower orbit

SpaceX has already produced a bunch of Starlink satellites and is on track to start launching them in May.

SpaceX program gets approval to send 12,000 internet satellites into orbit: Report
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SpaceX program gets approval to send 12,000 internet satellites into orbit: Report

The satellites are part of SpaceX's Starlink network, to provide global high-speed internet access.

Musk shakes up SpaceX in race to make satellite launch window: Sources
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Musk shakes up SpaceX in race to make satellite launch window: Sources

The reorganisation comes in light of delays & cash constraints ahead of the Starlink mission.

Facebook could soon have its own satellite-constellation delivering internet; to compete with StarLink and OneWeb
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Facebook could soon have its own satellite-constellation delivering internet; to compete with StarLink and OneWeb

While StarLink and OneWeb have promised Gigabit LTE speeds using their satellite constellation, Athena can deliver 10 times more speed at 10 Gbps.

SpaceX to test launch satellite called Starlink to provide low-cost internet across a global scale
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SpaceX to test launch satellite called Starlink to provide low-cost internet across a global scale

SpaceX has kept mum about details relating to Starlink, but the company's business plan calls for putting thousands of communication satellites in orbit