Starlink currently makes 5000 dishes a week, plans to boost this by “multiples” later this year
Satellite internet provider Starlink is still very supply contained, with a backlog of reportedly around 600,000 pre-orders the company is still struggling to fill. At present, the company is only producing around 5000 dishes/week...
Google Cloud wins major partnership with SpaceX’s Starlink
Google Cloud and SpaceX today announced a partnership to deliver data, cloud services, and applications to customers at the network edge. As part of this partnership, SpaceX will begin to locate Starlink ground stations within Goo...
Elon Musk is supplying 1000 ventilators, but does not think we will need them
Strangely car companies are pretty well set up to mass-produce medical ventilators, with the heating and ventilation system in high-end vehicles already using reliable motors, tubing and control systems. There have therefore been ...
Watch SpaceX’s Dragon capsule safety test live here now
SpaceX is set to test the Crew Dragon escape mechanism with a live test today, and the test is currently a go. The test involves the Dragon capsule being launched on a Falcon 9 rocket with a live inflight abort which the capsule...
The future arrives as SpaceX’s Starlink Constellation passed first public connectivity test
Three months have passed since SpaceX launched its initial batch of 60 satellites, and today was the day that they were really put to the test. At 9:03 am, Elon Musk did what Elon Musk does best and took to Twitter. With sky-hig...
Cryptic Elon Musk tweet suggests A Shortfall of Gravitas is soon to enter service
Earlier this year, Elon Musk informed us that SpaceX will be deploying a new rocket landing platform off Florida’s Space Coast, which will enter rotation with another drone ship stationed at Cape Canaveral. The purpose of ...