Tech Break

May 3rd 2019

Tech Break 5695

SpaceX Satellites to Fly in Lower Orbit to Prevent Space Junk

SpaceX to lower the orbital altitude of broadband satellites for better latency.
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FCC has approved SpaceX to lower the orbital altitude of the 1,500-plus broadband satellites planned for its Starlink project an altitude of 550 kilometers to lower the risk of space junk and improve latency.

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