SpaceX Rocket Launch Scrubbed Saturday Morning from Kennedy Space Center Due to Weather

By  //  August 28, 2021

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New Launch time is targeted for Sunday at 3:14 a.m. ET

The 45th Weather Squadron weather report for Saturday’s SpaceX rocket launch from Kennedy Space Center is 50-percent favorable due to possible precipitation and thick clouds during launch window. (NASA Image)

BREVARD COUNTY • CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – The SpaceX rocket launch from Kennedy Space Center on Saturday was scrubbed due to inclement weather.

The launch team called a halt to the countdown near the 10-minute mark after rain and lightning descended on Kennedy Space Center.

The SpaceX team will attempt the rocket launch again on Sunday at 3:14 a.m. ET.

The mission is being conducted under the Commercial Resupply Services, in contract with NASA, to support the International Space Station.

Coverage of the launch can be seen on Space Coast Daily TV.

The mission is being conducted under the Commercial Resupply Services, in contract with NASA, to support the International Space Station. (NASA Image)
The mission is being conducted under the Commercial Resupply Services, in contract with NASA, to support the International Space Station. (NASA Image)
Launch is targeted for 3:37 a.m. ET. on Saturday. (NASA Image)