Starlink

SpaceX’s next-gen Starlink plans questioned by a company with zero satellites

In the latest instance of an Amazon-related venture attempting to use regulations and legal routes to suppress competition, Amazon's Project…

SpaceX President reveals 600,000 global Starlink internet preorders

SpaceX COO and President Gwynne Shotwell says that the company has secured more than half a million preorders for Starlink…

SpaceX says Starship will launch the next generation of Starlink satellites

SpaceX has submitted an FCC application modifying what it calls Starlinks Generation 2 (Gen2) constellation and laying out plans to…

SpaceX’s first (public) acquisition is nanosat and Internet of Things startup Swarm

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) documents suggest that SpaceX has wholly acquired a satellite communications startup - possibly the first public…

Elon Musk’s Starlink satellite internet service now has about 90k users worldwide

During a call with Federal Communications Commission (FCC) officials last month, SpaceX revealed that its satellite internet service, Starlink, now…

SpaceX schedules first West Coast Starlink launch after a quiet July

Spaceflight Now reports that SpaceX has scheduled Starlink's West Coast launch debut no earlier than August 10th, a mission that…

Elon Musk’s Starlink provides free internet in West German areas ravaged by floods

A week after Germany was hit by devastating floods that released two months’ worth of rainfall in just two days,…

Tesla bull ARK Invest estimates Starlink to generate over $20B cash flow per year

One of Tesla's most ardent bulls believes that Elon Musk's Starlink has a lot of innate potential, so much so…

Fake “Starlink Iran” website with Bitcoin payments launched in apparent scam

A rather sketchy website appears to be looking to cash in on the massive demand for Elon Musk's Starlink satellite…

SpaceX drone ship completes 5000-mile journey from Florida to California

A bit less than four weeks after departing Central Florida's Port Canaveral, SpaceX drone ship Of Course I Still Love…

SpaceX says Starship can beat ‘plasma blackout’ with Starlink antennas

SpaceX has asked the FCC to allow Starship and its Super Heavy booster to communicate with Starlink during the rocket's…

SpaceX rideshare launch aborted by rare range violation

Update: In what has become an extremely rare occurrence, a SpaceX Falcon 9 launch was aborted less than a minute…

SpaceX Falcon 9 booster fleet assembles for West Coast Starlink launches

For the second time in a month, SpaceX has shipped a heavily flown Falcon 9 booster from Cape Canaveral, Florida…

SpaceX drone ship sails through Panama Canal on the way to California

For the third time ever, one of SpaceX's "autonomous spaceport drone ships" has successfully transited the Panama Canal on its…

Elon Musk’s Starlink reaches meme-worthy milestone of 69,420 active users

With roughly 1,800 satellites in orbit, SpaceX's Starlink is well on its way towards providing internet access to users across…

Elon Musk provides update on Starlink’s IPO

Elon Musk has provided a quick update about Starlink's impending (and apparent) initial public offering (IPO). Reiterating a point he…

SpaceX preparing salvo of polar Starlink launches from West and East coasts

SpaceX has unexpectedly filed regulatory documents requesting permission to perform at least half a dozen polar Starlink satellite launches from…

SpaceX drone ship to ride transport vessel through the Panama Canal

After a quick jaunt from Port Canaveral to the Bahamas, SpaceX drone ship Of Course I Still Love You (OCISLY)…

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says Starship will take over Starlink launches

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has reiterated plans for Starship to take over Starlink launches, eventually fully replacing Falcon 9's role…

SpaceX VP says Starlink is almost ready to revolutionize in-flight internet

Speaking on a panel at an aviation conference, a senior SpaceX sales executive says that the company is in talks…