Internet Startup Astranis Selects SpaceX To Launch Its First Commercial Satellite
August 26, 2019
Astranis, the San Francisco-based satellite internet startup backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Y Combinator and other Silicon Valley venture capitalists, announced Monday that SpaceX will launch the company’s first commercial satellite in the fourth quarter of 2020.
New space data center under construction in Mat-Su
Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman
August 23, 2019
A new $5 million space data center is under construction near Talkeetna with the first phase expected to be operational by the end of 2019. The developer is Anchorage-based Microcom, a 35-year-old Alaska telecommunications service company.