SpaceX postpones launch of Falcon 9 rocket carrying Starlink satellites

SpaceX postpones launch of Falcon 9 rocket carrying Starlink satellites
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The planned launch of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying 60 Starlink satellites was cancelled by SpaceX on February 1, 2021.

However, the space company did not specify any reason behind its decision to cancel the already scheduled launch of the rocket.

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The spacecraft Falcon 9 rocket was scheduled to leave Cape Canaveral (Kennedy) Air Force Station in Florida at 01:37 GMT (7:07 am) on Monday.

The objective of this mission is to place 60 Starlink into orbit, which will enable users to avail affordable broadband internet connection across the world.

SpaceX reportedly secured an equity funding of around Rs. $850 million. It gave SpaceX a rise up to around $74 billion.

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