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SpaceX becomes full defense contractor with national security-focused Starshield

SpaceX becomes full defense contractor with national security-focused Starshield

SpaceX’s launch services have already become an invaluable resource for the US government, but the company is now leaping to the depths of the pool in which it had hitherto only splashed. Starshield, a new vertical within SpaceX, will provide “government entities” (think three-letter agencies) with secure communications and bespoke satellite designs. The new brand …

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SpaceX is rolling out a new line of business focused on military satellite services - SpaceNews

SpaceX is rolling out a new line of business focused on military satellite services – SpaceNews

Starshield will leverage the Starlink internet constellation to develop new products for the military market WASHINGTON — SpaceX on Dec. 2 unveiled a new commercial segment called Starshield for U.S. government national security agencies. This segment of SpaceX intends to leverage the Starlink internet constellation in low Earth orbit to develop products and services – …

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SpaceX Starlink Gen2 constellation weakened by 'partial' FCC grant

SpaceX Starlink Gen2 constellation weakened by ‘partial’ FCC grant

More than two and a half years after SpaceX began the process of obtaining regulatory approval for its next-generation Starlink constellation, the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has finally granted the company a license – but only after drastically reducing its range. In May 2020, SpaceX filed its first FCC license application for Starlink Gen2, …

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What Elon Musk does to Twitter is what he did to Tesla and SpaceX

What Elon Musk does to Twitter is what he did to Tesla and SpaceX

Elon Musk was sleeping at the office. He fired employees and executives at will. And he lamented that his business was on the verge of bankruptcy. It was 2018 and the company was Tesla, as Mr Musk’s electric carmaker struggled to build its mainstream vehicle, the Model 3. “It was excruciating,” he told The New …

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Former SpaceX employees file labor lawsuit |  CNN Business

Former SpaceX employees file labor lawsuit | CNN Business

CNN — Eight former SpaceX employees have filed labor law complaints, alleging Elon Musk’s space company unlawfully fired workers after he wrote a letter to company management asking them to publicly condemn the behavior. detrimental” from Musk on social media. The former workers allege that SpaceX terminated their employment for engaging in “concerted protected activities.” …

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Fired SpaceX employees accuse the company of violating labor laws

Fired SpaceX employees accuse the company of violating labor laws

NEW YORK (AP) — Several SpaceX employees who were fired after circulating an open letter decrying CEO Elon Musk’s behavior have filed a lawsuit accusing the company of violating labor laws. The complaint, filed Wednesday with the National Labor Relations Board, details the consequences of what allegedly happened inside SpaceX after employees circulated the letter …

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