SpaceX plans Starlink phone service, emergency backup, and low-income access

Enlarge / A stack of 60 Starlink satellites launched in 2019. (credit: SpaceX) A new SpaceX filing outlines plans for Starlink to offer phone service, emergency backup for voice calls, and cheaper plans for people with low incomes through the government’s Lifeline program. The details are in Starlink’s petition to the Federal Communications Commission for […]