"We need to take innovative approaches to help restore connectivity on the island", FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said in a statement.
Puerto Rico is still reeling from the devastation from Hurricane Maria, which has left billions of dollars worth of damage in its wake, flooded the country and destroyed a lot of the buildings.
United States authorities have approved Alphabet Inc's application to use its experimental Project Loon balloons to provide emergency mobile phone service to disaster-stricken Puerto Rico, as Tesla said it would send more battery supplies.
According to Wired, Project Loon-which is described as "a network of balloons traveling on the edge of space, created to extend Internet connectivity to people in rural and remote areas worldwide"-would allow Puerto Rico residents to get voice and data service".
Though the Loon technology is not entirely proven, it could help speed the restoration of vital communications as the US territory works to recover from the devastation of Hurricane Maria.
Musk agreed. Hours later, he announced he was delaying the unveiling of Tesla's new semi-truck and diverting resources, in part to "increase battery production for Puerto Rico and other affected areas".
At the time, they noted that deploying to Puerto Rico would be harder than their previous emergency deployment to Peru as they did not have existing infrastructure in place.
But the Puerto Rico situation is different.
When the balloons are floating in the air above the correct spot, ground stations send signals up to the balloon and the balloon sends signal down to the ground so people with a mobile phone can connect to the internet.
After five days, when she put the phone on to charge using the original cable, the owner noticed a bulge in the front panel. What happens is that the battery swells upon charging or consumption which forces the casing to split open.
The parliament meeting on October 9 was expected to be Puigdemont's official call for Catalonia's independence . Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy repeated the tough stance of the central government in a statement on Wednesday.
Ahead of the Uttar Pradesh elections in May, Mulayam Singh had expelled his son Akhilesh Yadav from the Samajwadi Party. Asked about the phone call, Akhilesh said: "Sometimes I get the benefit of being the younger one in the family".
Hassan Ali had been troubled with fitness problems since the last month when he also missed the second T20 against World XI team. The match will be the sixth day-night Test after the first between Australia and New Zealand at Adelaide in 2015.
Last week, a prosecutor reported that there was video footage of women being decapitated were discovered on Madsen's hard drive. Wall's dismembered torso washed ashore 12 days after she boarded Madsen's homemade submarine for the interview.
And if Trump argues that Iran is not in compliance, that could cause an American withdrawal from the global pact. The White House did not immediately respond to a Reuters request to clarify Trump's remarks.
Governor Charlie Baker spoke Thursday, saying, "There is no evidence of an imminent threat that has anything to do with MA ". Malia Obama, daughter of former President Barack Obama, was among the thousands of spectators at the Lollapalooza festival.
Asked if the government should be ready to walk away, Fox said the United Kingdom was seeking an agreement but not at any price. He said that "this was a good sign because by doing that, we demonstrate how healthy and vigorous European democracy is".
This will be the Red Sox final chance to get back in this game as the Astros are three outs away from taking home a win in Game 1. Nunez was placed in the lineup for Hanley Ramirez due to his more successful history against Astros starter, Justin Verlander .
Tragedies like Sunday nights do serve as a reminder to donate but the Red Cross tells us they are nearly always in need of blood. Blood has a shelf life of 42 days, and plasma lasts five days, so it's important they have a constant flow of donors.
Game day for USMNT vs Panama
So it's come down to this for the United States men's national soccer team. "I thought the three of them did a really good job". And even USA coach Bruce Arena - who customarily cautions against hyping youngsters too much - has heaped praise upon him.
Toddlers burned to death in horrific nursery attack
Mr Temer said that, as the father of a school-age child, he understood this must be an extremely painful loss for the parents. Four children and their teacher were killed Thursday at their preschool in Brazil when a security guard set them alight.