SpaceX Launches 48 Starlink, Two BlackSky Satellites into Orbit Written 3 December 2021


View of the 60 Starlink satellites from the 24 May 2019 launch. |  Credit: Official SpaceX Photos, CC0/Wikimedia Commons

CBS News reports that a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket “boosted 48 more Starlink internet relay satellites into orbit Thursday, along with two BlackSky commercial Earth-imaging satellites.” Thursday’s flight, the 27th Falcon 9 launch this year, marked a new record for SpaceX.
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