CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - SpaceX is set to launch its Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Monday morning.
With 60 Starlink satellites on board, it's the heaviest payload to date, according to SpaceX, as well as the first time a fairing or nose cone has been reused. It will also be the first time SpaceX reuses a rocket booster for the 4th time.
The satellites are part of SpaceX's effort to provide high-speed internet service across the globe.
An 11-minute launch window opens at 9:51 a.m.
SpaceX is targeting 9:56 a.m, but a backup launch opportunity is available at 9:34 a.m on Tuesday, November 12.
Weather is 80% favorable for launch, with a light wind out of the Northwest, temperatures in the upper 60s under scattered clouds.
SpaceX is targeting Monday, November 11 at 9:56 a.m. EST, 14:56 UTC, for launch of 60 Starlink satellites from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. A backup launch opportunity is available at 9:34 a.m. EST, 14:34 UTC, on Tuesday, November 12.