After launching all 12,000 satellites worth $ 10 billion, SpaceX will need to be licensed in all countries of the world.
Starlink should appear in Ukraine in 2022 / illustration by REUTERS
SpaceX intends to cover the entire planet with access to Starlink satellite Internet by September.
Reports about it Reuters.
“We have successfully prepared 1,800 satellites, and as soon as all these satellites reach their working orbit, we will receive permanent global coverage, so this should happen closer to September,” said SpaceX President Gwen Shotwell.
After the launch of all 12,000 satellites worth $ 10 billion, it will be necessary to obtain a permit for use in all countries of the world.
Starlink satellite Internet should appear in Ukraine in 2022. And this year it should reach continental Europe.
A Starlink user will have to pay $ 99 for a set of antenna and router. The total cost of using Starlink will be $ 499, and another $ 99 will have to be paid monthly.
SpaceX: what is known about Ilona Mask’s project
SpaceX has been developing the Starlink project since late 2014, when Elon Musk first announced plans to connect the world to the global satellite Internet.
The first test results were released in August following a closed beta test limited to the northern United States and southern Canada. Then the download speed in the best case reached 60.24 Mbit / s (at worst – 35.49 Mbit / s), Download speed – 17.7 Mbit / s (4.58 Mbit / s), and the delay – from 21 ms to 90 ms. After launching Starlink 12 v1.0, SpaceX itself reported test results, stating ultra-low latencies and download speeds of over 100 Mbps.
The company is constantly expanding the grouping of its satellites in orbit.
Read the latest news of Ukraine and the world on the UNIAN channel Telegram
If you find an error, select it with the mouse and press Ctrl + Enter
Source: Інформаційне Агентство УНІАН by www.unian.ua.
*The article has been translated based on the content of Інформаційне Агентство УНІАН by www.unian.ua. If there is any problem regarding the content, copyright, please leave a report below the article. We will try to process as quickly as possible to protect the rights of the author. Thank you very much!
*We just want readers to access information more quickly and easily with other multilingual content, instead of information only available in a certain language.
*We always respect the copyright of the content of the author and always include the original link of the source article.If the author disagrees, just leave the report below the article, the article will be edited or deleted at the request of the author. Thanks very much! Best regards!