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SpaceX aborts launch of Starlink broadband satellites at last second

Monday 16 March 2020 | 15:06 CET | News
SpaceX aborted the launch of its sixth batch of Starlink internet broadband satellites at the last second on 15 March due to a power issue with the mission's Falcon 9 rocket. The rocket's computer triggered the abort due to an issue with one of its nine Merlin 1D engines. The next launch attempt is yet to be determined as SpaceX looks into the glitch and learns more about what caused it. The company confirmed the "vehicle appears to be in good health".

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Categories: Internet / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: SpaceX
Countries: United States
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