SpaceX wins approval for lower Starlink orbits, overcoming rival objections

Photo Illustration by Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty ImagesThe Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday granted SpaceX approval to operate 2,814 Starlink satellites in lower orbits than originally planned, handing a win to Elon Musk’s satellite internet project. The decision delivered a partial defeat over its competitors, like Amazon and OneWeb, which sought to thwart the tweak over concerns it would…
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