A U.S. Air Force C-12 aircraft is testing high-speed connectivity with SpaceX’s Starlink satellite network, with additional inflight demonstrations aboard a C-130 and other aircraft on tap, SpaceX revealed on Oct. 22.  The project, called Global Lightning, is run by the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Strategic Development Planning Experimentation group. It began last year using a pair of prototype Starlink satellites launched in February 2018.  In May, SpaceX ...

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