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Cruise ships may soon have access to Starlink satellite internet

Royal Caribbean cruise ship Oasis of the Seas docked in the Cozumel port


The following time you go on a cruise, you would be having fun with high-speed Wi-Fi supplied by Starlink, the satellite tv for pc web service operated by Elon Musk and SpaceX.

Cruise line Royal Caribbean has submitted a filing to the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) requesting that Starlink be accepted to be used for transferring autos (by way of PC Mag).

Within the submission, the corporate’s Vice President John Maya says that “working with Area X Providers Inc., we imagine now we have recognized a real next-generation resolution for our vessels.”