Weather scrubs SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch

The launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with another 54 Starlink internet satellites has been delayed by bad weather for the second day running. Liftoff from pad 40 at Cape Canaveral is now scheduled for 9:27 p.m. EDT (01:27 GMT) on Sept. 15, weather permitting.

About 8.5 minutes after launching, the rocket’s first stage booster will land on the drone ship ‘Just Read the Instructions’ in the Atlantic Ocean.

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  1. The NOAA long term weather forecast gives the first realistic launch opportunity as next Tuesday, 09/20/2022.
    Currently the launch site is under flood warning.