SpaceX launches 52 Starlink satellites, lands rocket at sea

RNS: SpaceX achieved a new milestone by successfully launching a new set of Starlink broadband satellites into orbit. Witness the incredible achievement when the returning rocket landed gracefully at sea on 12 June.

A Falcon 9 rocket carrying 52 Starlink satellites lifted from Florida’s Cape Canaveral Space Force Station at 3:10 a.m. EDT (0710 GMT).

In just 8.4 minutes after blastoff, the Falcon 9 returns to Earth, landing precisely on the SpaceX drone ship A Shortfall of Gravitas positioned in the open Atlantic.

According to SpaceX’s mission description, This booster has nine successful launches and landings.

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