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SpaceX targets Wednesday night for next Starlink launch

1 month ago   |   By Spaceflight Now

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket stands on pad 40 last month for the company's next Starlink launch. Credit: Stephen Clark/Spaceflight Now
Days after launching astronauts for the first time, SpaceX is set to resume a speedy cadence of satellite launches Wednesday night with liftoff of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the company's next batch of Starlink broadband relay stations.
A Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled for takeoff Wednesday, likely around 9:25 p.m. EDT , from Cape Canaveral's Complex 40 launch pad. A weather forecast issued by the U.S. Space Force's 45th Weather Squadron on Monday indicates there...
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