SpaceX's Controversial Starlink Satellite Plan Wins FCC Approval

Credit: SpaceX
SpaceX's controversial plan to fly part of its initial 4,425-satellite Starlink broadband constellation at half the altitude approved in its original license has been approved by the FCC. The plan has drawn wide criticism from satellite operators concerned about interference and other issues. The...

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