SpaceX's Starlink gears up to launch internet services in India

SpaceX's Starlink gears up to launch internet services in India

Elon Musk, chief executive officer of Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX)Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg

Starlink, the satellite internet division of billionaire Elon Musk’s rocket company SpaceX, registered its business in India on Monday, company documents filed with the government showed, as it gears up to launch internet services in the country.

Having a local unit, Starlink Satellite Communications Private Limited, will allow the company to apply for licences which it needs from the government before it can provide broadband and other satellite-based communication services.

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