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SpaceX launches Starlink satellites
Posted: Sat, Apr 29, 2023, 11:31 AM ET (1531 GMT)
A Falcon 9 launched a set of Starlink satellites Thursday morning. The Falcon 9 lifted off from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California at 9:40 am EDT (1340 GMT). It deployed its payload of 46 Starlink satellites an hour after liftoff. With the launch SpaceX has nearly 4,000 satellites in orbit.
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