House China chair demands Elon Musk provide SpaceX internet for U.S. troops in Taiwan

“I understand, however, that SpaceX may withhold broadband internet service in and around Taiwan – possibly in violation of SpaceX’s contractual obligations with the U.S. government,” said the letter, which was signed by Rep. Mike Gallagher, R-Wi. who is chairman of the CCP Committee of the House of Representatives. The Pentagon awarded SpaceX a one-year … Read more

Russia using Musk’s Starlink, Ukraine army intelligence says – POLITICO

“Yes, there have been recorded cases of the use of these devices by the Russian occupiers. This is becoming systematic,” Andrii Yusov, a representative of Ukraine’s Defense Intelligence Service, told Ukrainian website RBC-Ukraine. Musk’s satellite service, which uses thousands of small satellites in low Earth orbits to broadcast internet services, has been hailed as a … Read more