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SpaceX and ICASA begin discussions about Starlink in South Africa

Monday 15 February 2021 | 14:58 CET | News
The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) has confirmed it is in talks with SpaceX regarding its satellite-based Starlink internet service, MyBroadband reported. SpaceX has opened pre-orders for the satellite broadband service across the world, including in South Africa. Those interested in signing up can put down a deposit of USD 99 to be prioritised when Starlink goes live in the country in 2022, putting them first in line to get the hardware required to connect to the Starlink network. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: FCC / ICASA / SpaceX / Starlink
Countries: South Africa
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