TRCSL in talks with SpaceX for Starlink internet services
The Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka (TRCSL) has begun preliminary discussions with Elon Musk’s rocket company SpaceX about the introduction of Starlink internet services.
TRCSL tweeted: “Preliminary engagement was initiated with SpaceX in exploring the introduction of Starlink Internet Services in @SriLanka and the first round of discussions focused on regulatory aspects and prerequisites of initiating the service in the near future for Sri Lanka #Lka#trcsl”.
Starlink is a global provider of high-speed, low-latency broadband internet. Orders are filled on a first-come, first-served basis within each coverage area. Starlink, which uses advanced satellites in a low orbit, enables video calls, online gaming, streaming, and other high data rate activities that were previously not possible with satellite internet.