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SpaceX launches first 60 Starlink satellites for internet services

Friday 24 May 2019 | 10:36 CET | News
Approximately one hour and two minutes after liftoff, the Starlink satellites were deployed at an altitude of 440km. They then used onboard propulsion to reach an operational altitude of 550km.

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