Tag: FCC


FCC commissioner slams the agency for rejecting Elon Musk’s bid for $886 million in funding to SpaceX’s Starlink satellite internet

August 25, 2022

Via: Markets Insider

A commissioner from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) criticized the agency’s decision to deny SpaceX’s bid for $886 million in US subsidies. SpaceX, Elon Musk’s aerospace manufacturer, was looking for funding to expand its Starlink satellite internet to homes and […]


Elon Musk’s SpaceX lands $2 million Air Force deal for Starlink internet despite FCC’s rejection of $886 million subsidy

August 17, 2022

Via: Markets Insider

The US Air Force has awarded SpaceX a $1.92 million contract for its satellite internet service, Starlink, according to documentation, which Teslarati and The Register linked to in reports. The development represents a turnaround since SpaceX’s US subsidies bid for […]

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President Trump criticizes FCC's quashing of Sinclair-Tribune merger; stocks rally

July 25, 2018


President Donald Trump is not pleased with the Federal Communication Commission’s  move to delay Sinclair Broadcasting Group’s nearly $4 billion bid for Tribune Media’s 42 TV stations to a judge. Last week, the commission voted unanimously to send the deal […]