SPACEX prepares to launch 53 Starlink satellites Friday

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. — A Falcon 9 rocket carrying 53 Starlink satellites is set to launch on Friday.


This launch will blast off from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center.

The instantaneous launch window is scheduled for 12:08 p.m. Eastern Time.

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The first stage booster for this mission also supported the previously launched GPS III-3, Turksat 5A, Transporter-2 and nine Starlink missions.

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