SpaceX failed to launch a rocket with 60 satellites for Internet

SpaceX не смогла запустить ракету с 60 спутниками для интернета

The first attempt to launch Internet satellites SpaceX failed

The launch was postponed due to adverse weather conditions. Other reasons for the cancellation of the start was not reported.

Company SpaceX failed the first time to launch a rocket to send into orbit the first 60 satellites for the Internet. This was reported on the official page of the organization on Twitter.

The company Elon musk had planned to launch a Falcon 9 rocket with satellites on Board on Thursday, may 16. Kiev time, the start was scheduled for six o’clock.

A few minutes before launch it was cancelled due to strong winds in the upper atmosphere. It is reported that a retry is scheduled for Friday, may 17, at 5: 30 in Kiev.

Standing down today due to excess upper level winds. Teams are working toward tomorrow’s backup launch window, which opens at 10:30 p.m. EDT

— SpaceX (@SpaceX) ۲۶ اردیبهشت ۱۳۹۸

Satellites Starlink needs to provide people with broadband access to the Internet. By 2024, Elon Musk plans to launch 12 000 of these devices.

Earlier tests on the spacecraft Crew Dragon exploded. It was also reported that tests of manned spacecraft SpaceX failed.

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