CAPE CANAVERAL, FLA. - SpaceX is gearing up to launch Italy's COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation (CSG-2) satellite on Thursday from the Cape Canaveral Space Force Station.
A Falcon 9 rocket will carry an Italian surveillance satellite into orbit. CSG-2 is designed to provide critical data and emergency risk prevention.
The launch window opens at 6:11 p.m.
SpaceX said on Sunday that it completed a static fire test of the Falcon 9 rocket launch.