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SpaceX Über-esque Ride Sharing Platform

SpaceX Über-esque Ride Sharing Platform

SpaceX announced a ride-share initiative for launching satellites in August 2019. The program is designed to launch small satellites to orbit in a cost-effective and simple way. In February, 2020 Elon Musk officially opened online bookings for satellite operators to make reservations on Falcon 9 rockets. More than one hundred spacecraft operators have expressed interest since SpaceX launched the innovative ...

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SpaceX Starlink, Lightning Speed Internet Across The Planet

SpaceX Starlink, Lightning Speed Internet Across The Planet

SpaceX is looking for beta testers for its Starlink internet service. The first batch of satellites were launched in 2018. The most recent launch on June 13th from Kennedy Space Center, Florida placed 58 new satellites into orbit, bringing the total to 540 Starlink satellites in low earth orbit. SpaceX plans to consolidate this into a 12,000 strong constellation in ...

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Why does SpaceX keep focusing on ocean landings?

Why does SpaceX keep focusing on ocean landings?

With the cost of rent skyrocketing, how does one to find a decent place to live without shelling out half a paycheck. With the need to scour newer and uncharted territory for a better deal, the question begs. What is the going rate for a quaint little 1 BHK on Mars? Sound like the stuff of science fiction? Perhaps not. ...

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