• SpaceX Sets Possible Date for the First Starlink Mission Using Starship Rocket

    16 days ago - By Observer

    SpaceX is aiming to launch the second-generation Starlink satellites, possibly atop a Starship rocket, as soon as March 2022, according to a company letter submitted to the Federal Communications Commission .
    SpaceX filed with the FCC the original proposal for the next-generation Starlink constellation, dubbed the Gen2 System, in May 2020 and submitted an amendment in August 2021. After a lengthy review period, the FCC accepted the proposals in December.
    In a letter submitted this week answering the government's questions, SpaceX confirmed its plan to launch the first batch of Gen2...
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