A system of earth satellites Starlink SpaceX can be used by the Pentagon for the targeting of precision weapons, writes in “Star” military expert of the magazine “Arsenal of the Fatherland” Alex Leonov.
The author believes that American strorony to counter Russian hypersonic weapons will deploy a group of several thousand small satellites, providing work perspective command, control and surveillance Advanced Battle Management and Surveillance (ABMS).
Lenkov accuses SpaceX that created the satellites Starlink will provide the necessary bandwidth for data transmission ABMS.
Earlier in April, the General Director of Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin, said that the Corporation will not unite with SpaceX, since the latter is a contractor for Patagonia. Corresponding member of the Russian Academy of cosmonautics named after Tsiolkovsky Andrew, son of Jonas, commenting on this statement the official said that “Roscosmos” sells in the USA rocket engines, which are used in missiles, exempting American military spacecraft.