SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk. Achieving this supreme goal relies on 60 satellites payload field. Now I'll have to wait at least another 24 hours.
Starlink's Starlink is set to deliver these first 60 Internet satellites to orbit on Thursday after the higher-level winds delayed the initial set for Wednesday night. Successful launch of Starlink will pave the way for a megaconcet, which will eventually contain over 1
The launch window and the snow had to open at 7:30. PT and closure at 9 pm PT on 16 May.
As important to the SpaceX course now, the company will try to land Falcon 9 booster on a track known as "Of course I still love you", sailing in the Atlantic Ocean. About an hour in the mission will be deployed satellites.
If you are a person who likes a spaceship and wants to watch together, SpaceX will provide live streaming on Thursday on the webpage's homepage. SpaceX usually starts streaming about 15 minutes before the start (19:15, In this case).
The first 60 satellites will be thrown at an altitude of about 270 kilometers above Earth if everything works smoothly, and then they will move gently to an orbit of about 550 kilometers.
This will be the third time that this special bulldozer of Falcon 9 climbed into space, according to SpaceX, with two previous flights. comes in September 2018 and January 2019.
Musk tried to reassure the expectations of this first, historic deployment of satellites, saying that "they are most likely going to go wrong" and these first 60 satellites are a test that demonstrates future opportunities. Six shots will be needed before even a "minor" finish is offered.
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Updated 7:50 pm PT: SpaceX removed today's launch.