SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Launch Set for Thursday at Kennedy Space Center

launch is targeted for 5:27 p.m. ET

SpaceX is scheduled to launch a Falcon 9 rocket on Thursday carrying 40 satellites into orbit for OneWeb from Kennedy Space Center.

BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA –SpaceX is scheduled to launch a Falcon 9 rocket on Thursday carrying 40 satellites into orbit for OneWeb from Kennedy Space Center.

The launch is targeted for 5:27 p.m. ET.

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch 40 satellites into orbit for OneWeb, which is developing and deploying a constellation of hundreds of satellites in low Earth orbit for low-latency broadband communications.

This will be the first launch of OneWeb satellites with SpaceX.

The Falcon 9’s first stage booster will return to Landing Zone 1 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station.

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