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SpaceX says it will deploy satellite broadband across US faster than expected


SpaceX says it will deploy satellite broadband across US faster than expected SpaceX says it plans to change its satellite launch strategy in a way that will speed up deployment of its Starlink broadband service and has set a new goal of providing broadband in the Southern United States late next year. In a filing on August 30, SpaceX asked the Federal Communications Commission for permission to "adjust the orbital spacing of its satellites." With this change, each SpaceX launch would deploy satellites in "three different orbital planes" instead of just one, "accelerating the process of deploying satellites covering a wider service area."   More



(Source: Ars Technica - Sep 13)

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