October 19, 2021

SPACE MIRROR

Race to the Galaxies starts here

Live coverage: SpaceX set to test-fire Falcon 9 rocket before GPS launch[

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SpaceX plans to test-fire a Falcon 9 rocket at Cape Canaveral on Saturday, verifying the launcher’s engines are ready to loft a U.S. military GPS navigation satellite into orbit as early as Nov. 4. An engine problem forced SpaceX to abort a launch attempt in early October.

Live coverage of the countdown and launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida with the U.S. Air Force’s GPS 3 SV04 navigation satellite. Text updates will appear automatically below. Follow us on Twitter.

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