Weather Conditions Improve to 60% Favorable for SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket Launch Tomorrow at Cape Canaveral

coverage of the launch can be seen on Space Coast Daily TV

A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket carrying ViaSat 3 Americas broadband communications satellite 6 from Cape Canaveral is scheduled for Wednesday, April 26.

BREVARD COUNTY • CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket carrying ViaSat 3 Americas broadband communications satellite 6 from Cape Canaveral is scheduled for Wednesday, April 26.

The launch is targeted for 7:24-8:18 p.m. ET.

The latest weather report by 45th Weather Squadron shows conditions are 60-percent favorable, which improved from the initial forecast of 30-percent given over the weekend.

ViaSat 3 Americas is the first of at least three new-generation Boeing-built geostationary satellites for ViaSat.

A small communications satellite named Arcturus will launch as a secondary payload for Astranis.

Coverage of the launch can be seen on Space Coast Daily TV.

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