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SpaceX Providing Starlink Internet Service to Wildfire Emergency Responders

SpaceX’s Starlink satellite internet network has provided service to emergency responders battling wildfires in Washington state. A tweet from Washington state’s Military Department and Emergency Management Division revealed the first known application of the service. SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk replied, saying the company is “prioritizing emergency responders & locations with no Internet connectivity at …
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SpaceX Grows Starlink Constellation to Over 700 Satellites

SpaceX conducted a successful mission Thursday morning, sending another load of 60 Starlink satellites into orbit.  A Falcon 9 rocket took off from Kennedy Space Center, marking the 12th launch of Starlink satellites. SpaceX hopes to build a constellation of thousands of satellites that can beam internet service back to the U.S. Including Thursday’s addition, SpaceX …