SpaceX’s Launch of Falcon 9 Rocket Pushed to Thursday Written 23 June 2020


A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket stands ready to launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, April 2018.| NASA

Florida Today reports that the launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket scheduled for Tuesday has been moved to Thursday at 4:39 p.m. from the Kennedy Space Center. The “delay moves the launch closer to worsening weather,” as the 45th Space Wing Weather Squadron “predicts a 40% ‘go’ for Thursday.” For the launch, the rocket will be carrying a batch of SpaceX Starlink satellites, and two BlackSky microsatellites.
Full Story (Florida Today)