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WATCH: Falcon 9 rocket successfully launches from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station following delay

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. — UPDATE: SpaceX successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket from the Space Coast late Tuesday.

The launch was briefly delayed from 6:57 p.m. to 10:14 p.m.

Watch a video of the launch below:

See our previous story below:

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


The launch was set for 6:57 p.m. at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station but was delayed about 30 minutes prior to launch due to upper level winds.

The launch time was pushed back to 10:14 p.m.

SpaceX is looking to send another batch of Starlink satellites into orbit.

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Starlink will provide high-speed internet around the world through a network of small satellites.

SpaceX’s last launch happened Thursday evening, when it sent up a South Korean spacecraft to orbit the moon.

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Channel 9 will monitor the launch and provide updates on Eyewitness News. Stream is live here.

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