SpaceX internet satellites knocked out after minor solar storm

But last week, SpaceX witnessed a different stunning impact of charged particles flinging around in space when they lost 40 of their small recently launched communications satellites. The loss could cost the company tens of millions of dollars.

According to a news release by SpaceX, 40 out of 49 Starlink satellites will reenter the atmosphere or have already entered after encountering a…

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News Source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/weather/2022/02/12/spacex-starlink-explainer-storm-sun/

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