Connect with us

Science

SpaceX launches another set of Starlink satellites as it nears global coverage – SpaceNews

SpaceX continued the rollout of its Starlink constellation with another launch of 60 satellites April 7, edging closer to providing global service.

Published

on

Article feature image
ADVERTISEMENT

WASHINGTON SpaceX continued the rollout of its Starlink broadband constellation with another launch of 60 satellites April 7, edging closer to providing continuous global service.
A Falcon 9 lifted off from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station at 12:34 p.m. Eastern. The rockets upper stage deployed its payload of 60 Starlink satellites into orbit a little more than an hour later.
The rockets first stage landed on a droneship in the Atlantic eight and a half minutes after…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading
Advertisement

You might also like ...

Article feature image
Over a third of Antarctic ice shelf could collapse as climate change warms the Earth – Space.com
Article feature image
NASA Mourns the Death of Apollo-Era Astronaut Philip K. Chapman – SciTechDaily
Article feature image
More lightning in the Arctic is bad news for the planet – Ars Technica