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FCC Approves SpaceX’s Starlink Gen 2 Application Up to 7,500 Satellites


FCC Approves SpaceX’s Starlink Gen 2 Application Up to 7,500 Satellites The FCC approved part of SpaceX’s application for the second generation of the Starlink constellation, which will allow SpaceX to deploy up to 7,500 satellites. The order was a partial approval, because SpaceX had requested approval for 29,988 satellites, and the order also put additional constraints on the system.  The FCC’s partial approval released Dec. 1 worked to strike a balance of approving the system in order to bridge the digital divide, while protecting against orbital debris and spectrum interference and responding to other operators’ concerns.    More



(Source: Via Satellite - Dec 3)

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