Brevard County

SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket launch from Kennedy Space Center

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. — SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket from Kennedy Space Center on Thursday afternoon.


The rocket blasted off from Launch Complex 39A at 5:27 p.m. Watch it live on Channel 9 Eyewitness News and by clicking here.

The rocket carried 40 satellites into orbit for communications company OneWeb.

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After the launch, part of the rocket landed at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station.

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