SpaceX first rolled out the service with a beta program to some consumers for $ 99 per month last October, and last year sought regulatory approval to test the network in flight and extend the service to large moving vehicles. , like ships and trucks – but the vehicle antenna should be somewhat different from the satellite dish currently sent to home users.
Elon Musk noted earlier this week that SpaceX now has around 70,000 active Starlink users and could reach “maybe over 500,000 users within 12 months.”
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