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SpaceX launches 60 new Starlink satellites to orbit

Thursday 21 January 2021 | 08:53 CET | News
SpaceX launched a new batch of 60 Starlink satellites to orbit on 20 January at 8.02 am eastern standard time from Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at the Kennedy Space Center, completing its seventeenth Starlink mission. Following first-stage separation, Falcon 9 successfully landed for the eighth time on the droneship called Just Read the Instructions, stationed in the Atlantic Ocean. Falcon 9's first stage booster rocket previously supported seven other missions.

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