SpaceX is targeting Tuesday, November 24 for launch of its sixteenth Starlink mission, which will release 60 Starlink satellites from Space Introduce Intricate 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Flying Force Terminal. The immediate launch home window is at 9:13 p.m. EST, or 02:13 UTC on Wednesday, November 25.
The Falcon 9 first phase rocket booster sustaining this mission formerly flew on 6 various other objectives: the Telstar 18 VANTAGE objective in September 2018, the Iridium-8 mission in January 2019, as well as four Starlink goals in May 2019, January 2020, June 2020, and also August 2020. Adhering to stage splitting up, SpaceX will certainly land Falcon 9’s initial stage on the „Of Course I Still Love You“ droneship, which will be situated in the Atlantic Ocean. One half of Falcon 9’s fairing previously sustained an objective, and the various other half formerly two.