Satellites

Billionaires Enraged That SpaceX Gets $900M in FCC Subsidies for Broadband Satellites

By B.N. Frank U.S. Satellite Opposition Increases Due to Safety Risks High-speed internet is achievable, safer and more secure with a wired internet connection (see 1, 2) – not WiFi or 5G.  Americans have actually paid to have access to safe high-speed internet already (see 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6).  Nevertheless, the Federal Communications…

Autonomous Drone To Launch Satellites Into Orbit For Space Force

By Tyler Durden Forget air-launching rockets at high altitudes from a conventional aircraft to carry satellites to low Earth orbit because now, a drone can do that. This past week, a startup in Alabama called Aevum unveiled the Ravn X Autonomous Launch Vehicle designed to carry and launch satellites into low-orbit, according to a company press…

Autonomous Drone To Launch Satellites Into Orbit For Space Force  

Forget air-launching rockets at high altitudes from a conventional aircraft to carry satellites to low Earth orbit because now, a drone can do that.  This past week, a startup in Alabama called Aevum unveiled the Ravn X Autonomous Launch Vehicle designed to carry and launch satellites into low-orbit, according to a company press release.  As described…

FCC Gives $9.2B for Rural 5G, Some for Controversial Satellites, Even Though Taxpayers Already Paid for Safe High Speed Internet

By B.N. Frank High speed internet is safer and more secure with a wired internet connection (see 1, 2). According to a lawsuit and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman, all Americans have already paid to have this where they live (see 1, 2, 3, 4). Regardless, the FCC is giving telecoms billions more to…

Solar Energy Collecting Satellites That Would Beam EMF at Earth = More Space Junk and Other Problems

By B.N. Frank Dangerous situations created by space junk are already a huge problem. Opposition and warnings continue to increase about it as well as the tens of thousands of satellites and similar vehicles being launched for blasting 5G and WiFi at Earth (see 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11,…

European Vega Rocket Suffers ‘Major Failure’, $400 Million In Satellites Destroyed 

A European Vega rocket suffered a cataphoric failure shortly after launch on Monday evening, leading to the loss of $400 million in satellites for Spain and France, reported Space News.  Around 2053 ET Monday, the Vega rocket blasted off from the spaceport at Kourou, French Guiana. The rocket’s initial phases appeared to go well, but…

NASA Warns 5G Satellites Are “Disaster Waiting to Happen” – Other Experts Agree

By B.N. Frank Opposition and warnings continue to increase about tens of thousands of satellites and similar vehicles being launched for blasting 5G and WiFi at Earth (see 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15), global surveillance and other purposes. American 5G concerns and opposition include federal…