This small step into space is a huge leap forward into a potentially different worldwide Internet experience.
StarLink is going to be Elon’s Internet Providing company.
The goal of Elon Musk’s New Vision StarLink is to provide: high-speed internet access to every nook & corner of Earth
Elon Musk wants the whole world irrespective of urban, semi-urban & rural to get same high-speed internet. When the StarLink array goes live, you can not only send text but also stream full HD video on any remote place of Earth.
StarLink is backed up by Elon’s own Space technology company — SpaceX, to create a StarLink communication array to provide wireless internet access to the entire world. Over the next 5 years, SpaceX is planning a grid of 4,425 main satellites boosted by a supplementary network of 7,500 low orbit satellites over the Earth.
The audacious push by Elon Musk in leveraging space industry to provide worldwide high-speed broadband is putting the US back to the top place in launch sphere. Last year, the US had 29, Russia did 21 and China 16 successful launches. SpaceX now has many more launches to serve the purpose of StarLink array. NASA is also set up for a mammoth launch in the year 2019-2020.
Economics of Elon Musk’s New Vision StarLink
Star link Uses
Elon Musk’s vision is to get the StarLink array go live which would eventually turn the whole world get wireless high-speed internet access. Elon Musk plan is to bring to at least 30 billion revenue from StarLink as a broadband business by 2025– and turn that as an initial funding to achieve his ultimate goal of colonization of Mars.