SpaceX has launched 23 Starlink satellites from Florida

SpaceX launched 23 more Starlink internet satellites into orbit on Sunday evening (April 28).

The Starlink spacecraft lifted off aboard a Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida at 6:08 p.m. EDT (2208 GMT).

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The first stage of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is seen after landing on the “Just Read the Instructions” drone in the Atlantic Ocean on Sunday, April 28, 2024. (Image credit: SpaceX via X)

To plan, the Falcon 9 rocket's first stage returned to Earth for a vertical landing about 8.5 minutes after launch. The plane landed on the “Read Instructions Only” drone, which was stationed in the Atlantic Ocean.

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