Company Mask “lost” the spaceport at Cape Canaveral to test the American military spacecraft.
The launch of the next batch of 60 satellites to deploy Internet coverage system Starlink postponed, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
It is noted that the transfer associated with the launch vehicle Atlas V with a top-secret unmanned space Shuttle X-37B Space command, U.S. air force, which was previously cancelled and rescheduled because of bad weather.
“In connection with the conflict (of interests – ed.) at the Baikonur launch satellites Starlink is planned for Monday at 03.32 (for East coast time USA),” said SpaceX.
Later there was a new message about the postponement of the start of the 3.10 on Tuesday, may 19, due to tropical cyclone.
Currently the company is the largest satellite operator in the world.
In the future it is planned to deploy a constellation of 12 thousand units of this type (and subsequently from 30 thousand) to create a full network which will provide the inhabitants of the Earth broadband access to the Internet in any corner of the planet.
The total investment for the project is estimated at ten billion dollars.