Falcon 9 Launches 60 Satellites, First Stage Launches and Lands for Record 9th Time

Credit: SpaceX

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. — On Sunday, March 14 at 6:01 a.m. EDT, SpaceX launched 60 Starlink  satellites from Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

SpaceX has now launched 1,426 Starlink broadband Internet satellites into Earth orbit. A total of 1,261 satellites are currently in orbit.

This was the ninth launch and landing of this Falcon 9 first stage booster, which previously supported launch of Crew Dragon Demo-1, RADARSAT Constellation, SXM-7, and five Starlink missions.