Elon Musk wants to connect vehicles to the internet through SpaceX’s Starlink satellites

About This Source - CNBC Television

CNBC is an American pay television business news channel, which primarily carries business day coverage of U.S. and international financial markets. Following the end of the business day and on non-trading days, CNBC primarily carries financial and business-themed documentaries and reality shows.

As of February 2015, CNBC is available to approximately 93,623,000 pay television households (80.4% of households with television) in the United States.

Recent from CNBC Television:

  • Early space tourist on Bezos’ first flight
  • What we’re seeing with Covid is not surprising, says Dr. Vin Gupta
  • Cramer’s lightning round: Penn National needs football season
  • CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “Elon Musk wants to connect vehicles to the internet through SpaceX’s Starlink satellites” – below is their description.

    SpaceX is working on an antenna that will connect vehicles like semi-trucks and RVs to its satellite internet network, CEO Elon Musk said in a tweet on Monday. CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” crew discusses. To see more interview clips with Wood sign up for a free trial to CNBC Pro: https://cnb.cx/3cfhfIU https://cnb.cx/3caXUIR

    SpaceX is working on an antenna that will connect vehicles like semi-trucks and RVs to its satellite internet network, CEO Elon Musk said in a tweet on Monday.

    Musk clarified that the antenna will not be for “connecting Tesla cars to Starlink,” saying that the user “terminal is much too big.”

    “This is for aircraft, ships, large trucks & RVs,” Musk said.

    Musk was responding to CNBC’s reporting that SpaceX requested authorization from the Federal Communications Commission to begin deploying antenna for its Starlink service on “moving vehicles.”

    Starlink is the company’s capital-intensive project to build an interconnected internet network with thousands of satellites, known in the space industry as a constellation, designed to deliver high-speed internet to consumers anywhere on the planet.

    SpaceX director of satellite policy David Goldman wrote in a letter to the FCC on Friday that “the volume of traffic flowing over the world’s networks has exploded,” adding that “no longer are users willing to forego connectivity while on the move.”

    “This application would serve the public interest by authorizing a new class of ground-based components for SpaceX’s satellite system that will expand the range of broadband capabilities available to moving vehicles throughout the United States and to moving vessels and aircraft worldwide,” Goldman wrote.

    » Subscribe to CNBC TV: https://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBCtelevision

    » Subscribe to CNBC: https://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC

    » Subscribe to CNBC Classic: https://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBCclassic

    Turn to CNBC TV for the latest stock market news and analysis. From market futures to live price updates CNBC is the leader in business news worldwide.

    The News with Shepard Smith is CNBC’s daily news podcast providing deep, non-partisan coverage and perspective on the day’s most important stories. Available to listen by 8:30pm ET / 5:30pm PT daily beginning September 30: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/09/29/the-news-with-shepard-smith-podcast.html?__source=youtube%7Cshepsmith%7Cpodcast

    Connect with CNBC News Online

    Get the latest news: http://www.cnbc.com/

    Follow CNBC on LinkedIn: https://cnb.cx/LinkedInCNBC

    Follow CNBC News on Facebook: https://cnb.cx/LikeCNBC

    Follow CNBC News on Twitter: https://cnb.cx/FollowCNBC

    Follow CNBC News on Instagram: https://cnb.cx/InstagramCNBC

    https://www.cnbc.com/select/best-credit-cards/

    #CNBC

    #CNBCTV

    CNBC Television YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: Elon Musk

    Elon Reeve Musk FRS is a business magnate, industrial designer, engineer, and philanthropist. He is the founder, CEO, CTO and chief designer of SpaceX; early investor, CEO and product architect of Tesla, Inc.; founder of The Boring Company; co-founder of Neuralink; and co-founder and initial co-chairman of OpenAI.

    5 Recent Items: Elon Musk

  • Watch Blue Origin send Jeff Bezos to space in first historic launch
  • Why Elon Musk’s Boring Company Isn’t Fixing Traffic Anytime Soon
  • The new space race is on but will we be part of it? – BBC News
  • Square’s crypto pop, and Elon Musk doesn’t fear a Cybertruck ‘flop’
  • Keiser Report | Chinese Household Wealth Unleashed | Ep1723
  • In This Story: United States

    The United States is a country also known as the United States of America, USA, US or just America. There are fifty states in the union, which is a federal republic ruled by a representative democracy. Nearly ten million square kilometres are inhabited by over 300 million people. The majority of Americans speak English.

    4 Recent Items: United States

  • China calls U.S.’s COVID-19 lab leak conspiracy theory ‘total lie’
  • New York City covered in smoke as wildfires in western US send haze across the country
  • Netflix loses subscribers in North America as pandemic effect wears off • FRANCE 24 English
  • China accused of massive cyberattack that ‘threatens international security’ | 7.30
  • Leave a Comment