Starlink 23 [Live: 07.04.2021, 16:34 UTC]

in Space Exploration6 months ago (edited)

SpaceX is launching 60 additional Satellites for their own Starlink Constellation.

The booster is a Block 5 on its 7th flight and will land on a drone ship.

It took only 27 days to turn around this booster from the last launch.

The mission to low earth orbit will launch from SLC 40 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida.

Launch Weather provided by the 45th Weather Squadron: violation of weather constraints currently below 10%.

Cargo:

  • Payload mass is approximately 15,6 tonnes
  • 60 Starlink Satellites

Check your local time of launch at: www.timeanddate.com


Where to watch:


Background information about previous SpaceX launches: Wikipedia

Why SpaceX is Making Starlink - Real Engineering: Youtube

MikeOnSpace: OFFICIAL Starlink SPEED TEST results and SPACE LASERS - details on the Private Beta and Public Beta

Mark Handley: Using ground relays with Starlink

MikeOnSpace: Amazon KUIPER vs SpaceX STARLINK - Another heavyweight enters the race for Global Satellite Internet

Ben Sullins: Starlink Could Change EVERYTHING!

LTT: Gaming on STARLINK!!

Now You Know: We Test Elon’s $99 Mobile Internet | In Depth

Mediocre Coffee: Starlink vs. Telus: My Experience in Rural Alberta


Useful links to stay up to date on launches:

Spaceflightnow.com: Launch Schedule

Everyday Astronaut: Prelaunch Previews

Space News:

NASA Spaceflight nasaspacefight.com

TMRO: YouTube

Track Starlink satellites: https://satellitemap.space/

Subreddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/Starlink


Vote for my witness: @blue-witness