SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Launch ‘Standing Down’ This Weekend From Cape Canaveral
By Space Coast Daily // February 24, 2018
Launch date TBA
BREVARD COUNTY • CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – SpaceX announced that the Falcon 9 rocket launch from Cape Canaveral carrying the Hispasat 30W-6 communications satellite is “standing down from this weekend’s launch attempt to conduct additional testing on the fairing’s pressurization system.”
New target launch date will be announced at a later date.
The upcoming launch will be the first launch since the record-breaking Falcon Heavy launch on February 6.
According to SpaceFlightNow, Hispasat 30W-6 satellite will provide television, broadband, corporate networks and other communications services over Europe, North Africa and the Americas.
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