Hours after the launch of a Delta 4-Heavy rocket from rival United Launch Alliance was aborted seconds before liftoff from Cape Canaveral Wednesday night, SpaceX is counting down to launch of a Falcon 9 rocket a few miles up the coast at 9:17 a.m. EDT (1317 GMT) with 60 more Starlink broadband satellites.
Live coverage of the countdown and launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from pad 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The mission will launch SpaceX’s 13th batch of approximately 60 Starlink broadband satellites. Text updates will appear automatically below. Follow us on Twitter.