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SpaceX granted FCC licence to launch satellite broadband service

Friday 30 March 2018 | 09:05 CET | News
The Federal Communications Commission has approved an application from SpaceX to roll out satellite broadband services in the US. This is the first US approval of a fleet of low-Earth orbit satellites to deliver broadband. SpaceX plans a fleet of 4,425 mini satellites and was granted authority to use frequencies in the Ka (20/30 GHz) and Ku (11/14 GHz) bands to provide internet connectivity.  

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Companies: FCC / SpaceX
Countries: United States
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