According to the data published by the service, satellites should rise from the middle of 2019 and the entire network must be completed within nine years and by the end of 2027. The satellites will fly around the Earth in a high orbit of 335-346 km, which is slightly lower than the Earth Spaceship. Since the electromagnetic signals in the cables are roughly one to three times slower in air or vacuum, a faster internet connection should be used than the existing optical cables. A signal transmitted by satellites will take a slightly longer distance, but will take less time.
In addition, satellite Internet will solve a quick connection from the physical ports, so the connection will work in the outside areas, at sea or even in the same area. So far, SpaceX has not published precise information about the orbits of the satellites, but it is expected that both hemispheres can concentrate quite a few between 47 and 52 degrees – most of these large online shopping centers are located in these latitudes with connection speeds that are particularly important.
Another important aspect of this news is the number of satellites. So far, about one-third of half of the people are still launched by only about 8,000 satellites. If SpaceX applies plans, the number of satellites around the Earth increases by half an hour. There is a big problem with such satellites – their failures.
Small satellites planned by SpaceX normally only serve five years, so the company will need to update its satellites every five years. This will not only lead to financial difficulties, but also to the multiplication of landfills. Perhaps the internet will promote progress in space wreckage or satellite services and longevity.
Meanwhile, SpaceX, Samsung and Telesat are not the only companies engaged in planning on the Internet with Facebook, from Google, and from giant Boeing to telecommunications and many other companies.