0
Video

SpaceX takes second batch of Starlink satellites to space

Tuesday 12 November 2019 | 13:52 CET | News
SpaceX has launched a second batch of 60 Starlink satellites, after taking the first batch to space in May. The aim is for the satellites to provide broadband services around the globe. The latest launch took place from the Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Arabsat / Iridium / SpaceX / Starlink
Countries: World
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

IoT


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

SpaceX looking to raise USD 250 mln during financing round - report

Published 24 Feb 2020 11:00 CET | World
SpaceX is hoping to raise USD 250 million during its next funding round, with a price of USD 220 per share, CNBC reported, citing ...

SpaceX launches 60 more Starlink satellites into orbit

Published 30 Jan 2020 13:49 CET | World
SpaceX launched its fourth batch of Starlink satellites on the back of a reusable Falcon 9 rocket on 29 January, Space.com ...

SpaceX launches third batch of Starlink satellites

Published 07 Jan 2020 09:01 CET | World
SpaceX has sent the third batch of satellites in its Starlink fleet into space. The 60 small satellites were launched aboard its ...

Mitsubishi to develop platform for Japan's small satellite programme

Published 23 Dec 2019 10:22 CET | Japan
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has chosen Mitsubishi Electric as the prime contract for its small satellite ...

Kepler picks SpaceX to launch two batches of Leo nanosatellite constellation

Published 13 Dec 2019 09:30 CET | World
Kepler said it selected SpaceX as launch partner to deliver a portion of its first Low-Earth Orbit (Leo) satellite constellation ...

Nos and Vodafone seek withdrawal of 3.5 GHz spectrum from Dense Air

Published 26 Nov 2019 09:14 CET | Portugal
Nos and Vodafone have requested that Portugal's National Communications Authority (Anacom) withdraw the spectrum rights held by ...

WRC agrees registration rules for small satellites

Published 21 Nov 2019 10:55 CET | World
The ITU's World Radiocommunication Conference has agreed new rules for regulating the launch of non-geostationary satellites. ...

SpaceX launches first 60 Starlink satellites for internet services

Published 24 May 2019 10:36 CET | World
Approximately one hour and two minutes after liftoff, the Starlink satellites were deployed at an altitude of 440km. They then ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

23 Feb RSA Conference
25 Feb Infinera Q4 2019
25 Feb Iridium Q4 2019
25 Feb Millicom Q4 2019
25 Feb American Tower Q4 2019
25 Feb Utility Telecoms 2020
26 Feb Crown Castle Q4 2019
26 Feb Syn Q4 2019
26 Feb Avast FY results
26 Feb Orbcomm Q4 2019
26 Feb Box Q4 2019
26 Feb Sina Q4 2019
26 Feb Weibo Q4 2019
26 Feb Shentel Q4 2019
27 Feb Zoom Telephonics Q4 2019
27 Feb Telesat Q4
27 Feb Dell Technologies fiscal Q4
27 Feb VMware fiscal Q4
27 Feb Cogent Communications Q4 2019
27 Feb Cable One Q4 2019
27 Feb Neophotonics Q4 2019
27 Feb Baidu Q4 2019
27 Feb Netia Q4 2019
27 Feb Sunrise Q4 2019
27 Feb Interxion EGM
28 Feb Masmovil Q4 2019
28 Feb Tecnotree FY 2019
28 Feb Freenet Q4 2019
02 Mar Boingo Wireless Q4 2019
02 Mar GTT Q4 2019
::: More Calendar Items