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Space X Will Launch Starlink Satellites Today 

Space X will be going to make history today by launching its 200th orbital mission.  

Today 17th December Space X is Launching 54 Starlink satellites to low-earth orbit from Launch complex 39A (LC-39A) at NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre in Florida. 

Starlink satellites will take off through Falcon 9 rocket. It is the 191st take-off for Falcon 9. 

The launch time window is at 4:32pm ET.

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Space X Previously Launched Pair of Communications Satellites on Friday 

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Space X on Friday launched a pair of powerful new communications satellites O3b mPower 1 and 2 satellites via Falcon 9 Rocket from Space Launch Complex 40 at Florida’s Cape Canaveral Space Force Station at 5:48 p.m. EST. 

After completing the first stage, Falcon 9 landed safely on a Space X drone ship in the Atlantic Ocean just under nine minutes after lift-off. 

In the second stage, continued carrying both satellites toward their intended medium earth orbits.  

Space  X gives this information in its Twitter account.

O3b mPower 1 and 2 are created and operated by SES, a Luxembourgish – French satellite telecommunications network company. 

If SPACE X would have been succeeded to launch both Falcon 9 satellites and Starlink satellites on the same day, it could’ve created a record for the quickest turnaround between orbital launches. 

 

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