Shotwell: SpaceX’s $10 Billion Starlink Constellation Will “Change The World” Written 27 April 2018

Florida Today reports that SpaceX President and COO Gwynne Shotwell estimated at a recent TED Talk that the company’s Starlink satellite internet constellation will cost at least $10 billion to deploy and will “change the world.” SpaceX plans to launch thousands of small satellites to low-Earth orbit which will “beam internet connectivity back down, bypassing the need for complicated ground-based infrastructure.” According to Shotwell, Starlink is “probably one of the most challenging – if not the most challenging – projects we’ve undertaken.”
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