SpaceX to launch satellite from Space Coast next week
Mission will take broadcast satellite into orbit
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – SpaceX says it is planning a launch from the Space Coast in just four days.
The announcement came after a Falcon 9 rocket successfully test-fired its engines Thursday night.
SpaceX tweeted a picture of the test from launch pad 39-A at the Kennedy Space Center.
Tuesday's planned launch will put a new broadcast satellite into orbit.
The launch window is set to open at 1:34 a.m. Tuesday.
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