WATCH LIVE: SpaceX Scheduled to Launch Falcon 9 Rocket from Cape Canaveral Today at 9:15 p.m. ET

By  //  July 22, 2023

coverage can be seen on Space Coast Daily TV

SpaceX is scheduled to launch a Falcon 9 rocket carrying another batch of second-generation Starlink V2 Mini internet satellites on Saturday from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station.

BREVARD COUNTY • CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – SpaceX is targeting Saturday, July 22 at 9:15 p.m. ET (1:15 UTC on July 23) for a Falcon 9 launch of 22 Starlink satellites to low-Earth orbit from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Space Force Base in Florida.

If needed, there are two additional launch opportunities at 10:06 p.m. ET (2:06 UTC on July 23) and 10:56 p.m. ET (2:56 UTC on July 23).

Up to four backup opportunities are also available on Sunday, July 23 starting at 7:09 p.m. ET (23:09 UTC) until 10:31 p.m. ET (2:31 UTC on July 24).

This is the sixth flight for the first stage booster supporting this mission, which previously launched CRS-26, OneWeb Launch 16, Intelsat IS-40e, and two Starlink missions.

Following stage separation, the first stage will land on the Just Read the Instructions droneship, which will be stationed in the Atlantic Ocean.

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