Michael Sheetz+ Your Authors @thesheetztweetz Space Reporter @CNBC | pitches [email protected] | DM for cell, WhatsApp, Signal, ProtonMail | formerly @DJNF @ESTribune | alumnus @TheKingsCollege Mar. 18, 2020 1 min read + Your Authors

In case you'd like to get your mind off things for a bit this morning, in 30 minutes SpaceX is scheduled to launch this Falcon 9 rocket for the 5th time—a first for the company.

Livestream:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I4sMhHbHYXM 

There is SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket on the launchpad at Kennedy, ready to launch another batch of 60 Starlink satellites.

Both of SpaceX's nosecone-catching-ships are out in the Atlantic Ocean, ready to try to recover both halves of the rocket's fairing.

Liftoff for SpaceX's sixth batch of Starlink satellites:

Falcon 9 gettin' outta Florida in a hurry

SpaceX completes today's mission, successfully deploying the Starlink satellites into orbit.


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