The company does not receive any money from the US Department of Defense for providing this service, “but we will continue to do this,” the billionaire said. Last week, Elon Musk asked the US government to intervene as SpaceX can no longer cover costs. With some 20,000 terminals, Ukraine can continue to communicate via satellite when mobile phone and internet connections are interrupted due to the war. The operation has already cost SpaceX about $80 million. (Belga)
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