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SpaceX's Innovative Solution: Using Starlink For Continuous Spacecraft Communication

SpaceX is testing a new way to communicate with spacecraft that are coming back to Earth from orbit. Usually, when a spacecraft re-enters the atmosphere, it loses contact with the ground because of a plasma layer that forms around it. This plasma blocks radio signals and makes it hard to monitor the spacecraft’s status and location.


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