UPDATE: ‘Unfavorable weather’ postpones Falcon 9 launch. Here’s when the next targeted launch is

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. — Update: SpaceX has postponed its Falcon 9 rocket launch, originally set for 10:10 p.m. Tuesday, due to ‘unfavorable weather.’

Crews are now targeting Wednesday at 9:48 p.m. to launch the 54 Starlink satellites.

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SpaceX is set for a Falcon 9 rocket launch from Florida’s Space Coast on Tuesday evening.


The company plans to launch another batch of Starlink satellites from the Cape Canaveral Space Force Station.

The weather forecast is 60% favorable for the launch, which is set for 10:10 p.m.

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This comes after another Falcon 9 rocket launch for Starlink took off Saturday night.

Starlink’s mission is to create a global network of satellites to provide high-speed internet access.

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