CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – SpaceX successfully launched its Falcon 9 rocket from Florida’s Space Coast early Saturday morning as part of yet another Starlink mission.
According to company officials, the rocket carried 23 Starlink satellites into orbit from the Cape Canaveral Space Force Station.
The rocket lifted off at 12:05 a.m., though backup opportunities were available until 2:59 a.m.
The 45th Weather Squadron forecast a 40% chance of weather interfering with Friday night’s launch as weather clears going into the weekend.
This was the 11th flight for the first-stage booster used in the mission, which was previously used to launch CRS-24, Eutelsat HOTBIRD 13F, OneWeb 1, SES-18, SES-19, and six other Starlink missions.
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