SpaceX Launches 23 Starlink Satellites to Boost Internet Access

Thu Apr 18 2024
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LOS ANGELES: SpaceX successfully launched 23 additional Starlink satellites into orbit, marking another milestone in its mission to provide high-speed broadband internet to underserved areas.

The satellites were launched aboard a Falcon 9 rocket from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Following liftoff, the Falcon 9’s first stage landed safely on the “Just Read the Instructions” droneship stationed in the Atlantic Ocean.

SpaceX later confirmed the successful deployment of the 23 satellites.

Starlink aims to address the challenges of unreliable, expensive, or inaccessible internet access by delivering broadband connectivity to these locations.


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