Starlink Reaches Quarter Million Subscribers Written 22 March 2022


View of the 60 Starlink satellites from the 24 May 2019 launch. |  Credit: Official SpaceX Photos, CC0/Wikimedia Commons

Space News reports that SpaceX now has 250,000 subscribers “for its Starlink satellite broadband service as it looks to move into new markets like aviation.” SpaceX is manufacturing “close to eight satellites a day,” according to SpaceX Starlink Commercial Sales VP Jonathan Hofeller. Hofeller also said, “Connectivity on airplanes is something we think is ripe for an overhaul. The expectation has changed faster than the technology has changed.”
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