SpaceX Falcon 9 Booster Used for Starlink 8 Launch Arrives at Port Canaveral on Drone Ship
By Space Coast Daily // June 16, 2020
perfect landing executed on drone ship ‘Of Course, I Still Love You’
BREVARD COUNTY, PORT CANAVERAL • FLORIDA – Falcon 9 booster, is eased into its berth after arriving back at the Port early Tuesday. The first stage landed on the drone ship after helping launch Starlink 8 and SkySat satellites to orbit on June 13.
SpaceX successfully launched the Falcon 9 rocket carrying Starlink 8 on Saturday at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
Liftoff occurred at 5:21 a.m. ET
The mission carried the ninth batch of an estimated 60 satellites for SpaceX’s Starlink broadband network.
Following first-stage separation, the booster engine made a perfect landing on drone ship ‘Of Course, I Still Love You’ stationed in the Atlantic Ocean.
ABOVE VIDEO: SpaceX Falcon 9 Successfully Launched Starlink 8 Saturday Morning at Cape Canaveral