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SpaceX F9 - Starlink 3 - LC-40

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  1. Grendal

    Grendal SpaceX Moderator

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    #1 Grendal, Jan 13, 2020
    Last edited: Jan 23, 2020 at 11:22 AM
    Launch Date: January 27
    Launch Window: around 10:54 am EST, 07:54 PST, 1554 UTC
    Launch site: SLC-40
    Core Booster Recovery: ASDS
    Booster: B1051.3
    Fairings: Maybe reused
    Mass: 60 satellites at 227 kg each - 15,600 kg (34,500 lbs)
    Orbit: LEO

    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is expected to launch the fourth batch of approximately 60 satellites for SpaceX’s Starlink broadband network, a mission designated Starlink 3.
     
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    First post updated. Launch is now scheduled for two days after the IFA!
     
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    e-FTW New electron smell

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    Right?! Two days (on different pads, but still)!
    Spaceflight Now on Twitter
     
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    e-FTW New electron smell

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    Grendal SpaceX Moderator

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    #5 Grendal, Jan 20, 2020 at 3:50 PM
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    It's going to be delayed by weather. I will update when the new launch data surfaces.

    Static Fire complete.
     
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    e-FTW New electron smell

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    Shame as the test fire was done successfully today... Weather is not cooperating right now.

    SpaceX test-fires rocket for next Starlink mission; launch date under review – Spaceflight Now
     
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    e-FTW New electron smell

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    Grendal already updated the first post with the updated date and time from SpaceX: SpaceX on Twitter
     
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