SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, Transporter 3 to launch from Florida today


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It’s Launch Day!

Here’s what you need to know for today’s SpaceX Transporter-3 launch from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station:

• Liftoff is set for 10:25 a.m. The window will remain open for 29 minutes – or until 10:54 a.m.

• Weather forecast is 70% “go” at the launch pad.  

• Upper-level winds above the pad and conditions for a ground landing at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station were both classified as “low-risk.”

• The Falcon 9 rocket’s first stage will produce sonic booms as it lands.

SpaceX set for Transporter-3 launch and sonic boom-generating Cape Canaveral landing

• The mission will fly a rare southerly trajectory after liftoff.

• The returning booster will approach from the south and generate booms along that path.





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