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SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket goes upright for record-breaking 13th launch



In this time-lapse video, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is hoisted upright in readiness for its launch on a mission to deliver 53 Starlink broadband internet satellites into orbit. Liftoff from launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center is scheduled for 12:08 p.m. EDT (1608 GMT) on Friday, June 17, 2022. This will be a record-breaking 13th flight for the rocket’s first stage booster.

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6 Comments

  1. China called and said thanks for all the ideas, they're putting together a copy as we speak.

  2. Each and every launch is absolutely Amazing.. Growing up in the 60's, I was privileged to have witnessed the Apollo moon missions. This is a re-emergence of our commitment to space travel and a new home for humanity. I hope to see part of it!!