Elon Musk founder of SpaceX and CEO of Tesla speaks on a screen during the Mobile World Congress MWC on June 29 2021 in Barcelona Spain. ReutersElon Musk founder of SpaceX and CEO of Tesla speaks on a screen during the Mobile World Congress MWC on June 29 2021 in Barcelona Spain. ReutersStarLink is a fastgrowing satellite bridge that puts the Internet into orbit.SpaceX has launched 2700 Starlink satellites into low Earth orbit.SpaceX is testing StarLink terminals on Gulfstream jets and US military aircraft.WASHINGTON Reuters The U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Thursday approved Elon Musks SpaceX to use the StarLink satellite internet network with mobile vehicles to expand the companys bandwidth offering. The project received the green light.
StarLink a fastgrowing constellation of Internet broadcasting satellites has long been expanding its customer base to individual broadband subscribers in rural and lowInternet locations potentially in the automotive maritime and airline sectors. But the forprofit company is trying to reach consumers.
Enabling a new class of terminals for SpaceXs satellite system will expand the scope of broadband capabilities to meet the growing demand of users who now need mobile connectivity said F. CC. This is stated in the plan the company said in a statement released on Thursday. SpaceXs app resounded. For approval early last year.SpaceX has launched about 2700 Starlink satellites into low Earth orbit since 2019 and has gathered millions of users many of them using selfinstalling broadband terminal kits for $599. Pay $110 a month for the internet.In recent years the Hawthorne Californiabased space company has focused heavily on offering Starlink airlines for inflight WiFi increasing its presence in recent months with airlines and semiair jet service. Increased Previous agreements were reached. Private JSX.
We are obsessed with the passenger experience Jonathan Hoffler StarLinks head of commercial sales said at an aviation conference earlier this month. We will be flying here very soon so I hope passengers will be impressed with this experience.SpaceX is testing StarLink terminals on Gulfstream jets and US military aircraft under a former FCC experimental license.Musk founder and CEO of SpaceX had previously said that the vehicles Star Link would be used with under Thursdays permit were planes ships large trucks and trailers. Musk who is also CEO of electric car maker Tesla said he didnt see Tesla cars connected to Starlink because our terminal was too big.In the lowearth satellite internet industry competition is fierce between SpaceX satellite operator OneWeb and Jeff Bezos project Quiper with ecommerce company Amazon becoming the first company to launch its broadband network. still this year. Intends to launch satellite prototype. .