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SpaceX launches another 58 Starlink satellites into orbit

Monday 15 June 2020 | 11:14 CET | News
SpaceX announced the successful launch of its ninth Starlink mission, carrying 58 more Starlink satellites and three of Planet's SkySats, on 13 June. The company said its Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida at 5:21am Eastern time carrying 58 Starlink broadband satellites instead of the usual 60 to make room for the 3 remote-sensing SkySat satellites for Planet Labs, its first smallsat ride-share.

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Companies: SpaceX / Starlink
Countries: United States
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