SpaceX Aiming For May 15 Starlink Demo Launch

SpaceX plans to launch dozens of demonstration Starlink satellites as early as May 15 and follow up with at least two more flights of operational spacecraft later this year, President and Chief Operating Officer Gwynne Shotwell said May 7. SpaceX last month won FCC approval to shift 1,584 satellites...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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