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SpaceX scrubs launch of national security satellite - The Columbian

SpaceX scrubs launch of national security satelliteThe ColumbianSpaceX scrubbed a planned Sunday morning launch of a payload for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office. The spy satellite, known as NROL-76, was to have been launched from Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The four-hour window for a launch ...and more »

SpaceX postpones classified US military launch - Phys.Org;

SpaceX postpones classified US military launch - Phys.Org

Phys.OrgSpaceX postpones classified US military launchPhys.OrgSpaceX on Sunday postponed for 24 hours the launch of a secretive US government payload, known only as NROL-76, due to a "sensor issue" with the rocket, a spokesman said. "Out of an abundance of caution we have decided to scrub today's launch," a ...and more »

SpaceX delays Sunday defense launch 24 hours over sensor concerns - The Daily Breeze

SpaceX delays Sunday defense launch 24 hours over sensor concernsThe Daily BreezeSpaceX officials scrubbed a classified defense satellite launch for the National Reconnaissance Office less than a minute before liftoff as dawn broke on the Florida coast. The Hawthorne-based commercial rocket company will try again at 7 a.m. EDT Monday.and more »

SpaceX launch scrubbed due to sensor issue; will try again Monday - WFTV Orlando;

SpaceX launch scrubbed due to sensor issue; will try again Monday - WFTV Orlando

WFTV OrlandoSpaceX launch scrubbed due to sensor issue; will try again MondayWFTV OrlandoCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A sensor issued canceled the launch Sunday of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. The rocket will try again Monday to deliver the top secret NROL-76 satellite into orbit. This is the first time SpaceX is conducting a dedicated launch for ...and more »

Sensor issue forces scrub of SpaceX Falcon 9 NRO intelligence launch - USA TODAY;

Sensor issue forces scrub of SpaceX Falcon 9 NRO intelligence launch - USA TODAY

USA TODAYSensor issue forces scrub of SpaceX Falcon 9 NRO intelligence launchUSA TODAYCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX hopes to try again Monday morning to launch a classified U.S. intelligence mission from Kennedy Space Center, after a sensor problem scrubbed a first attempt Sunday. Liftoff by a 230-foot Falcon 9 rocket and the National ...and more »

SpaceX satellite launch delayed - WTOL.com

SpaceX satellite launch delayedWTOL.comA sensor problem resulted in a delayed launch for SpaceX on Sunday. (Source: SpaceX via CNN). (CNN) - SpaceX has delayed its launch of a secretive satellite for the U.S. intelligence community because of a sensor issue. The liftoff, which was scheduled ...and more »

SpaceX's first military satellite launch delayed one day - SlashGear;

SpaceX's first military satellite launch delayed one day - SlashGear

SlashGearSpaceX's first military satellite launch delayed one daySlashGearSunday morning was the scheduled time for SpaceX's latest Falcon 9 launch, where it would carry out its first mission for the US military, but the rocket company was forced call a one-day delay at the last moment. The launch was due to take place at ...and more »

SpaceX delays launch for secretive satellite for intelligence agency - WTAE Pittsburgh;

SpaceX delays launch for secretive satellite for intelligence agency - WTAE Pittsburgh

WTAE PittsburghSpaceX delays launch for secretive satellite for intelligence agencyWTAE PittsburghElon Musk's SpaceX has pushed back its launch of a mysterious satellite for the U.S. intelligence community because of a sensor issue. Advertisement. Liftoff, which was scheduled for Sunday morning, is now slated for Monday at 7 a.m. ET from the ...and more »

SpaceX postpones launch of spy satellite one day - UPI.com;

SpaceX postpones launch of spy satellite one day - UPI.com

UPI.comSpaceX postpones launch of spy satellite one dayUPI.comA SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket sits on the launch pad Sunday at Launch Complex 39A at the Kennedy Space Center. Photo courtesy {link:SpaceX/Twitter: "https://twitter.com/SpaceX"}. April 30 (UPI) -- SpaceX's launch of a spy satellite aboard a Falcon 9 was ...and more »

SpaceX Will Launch Its Falcon 9 Rocket With US Military Payload On Monday Morning Instead - The Inquisitr;

SpaceX Will Launch Its Falcon 9 Rocket With US Military Payload On Monday Morning Instead - The Inquisitr

The InquisitrSpaceX Will Launch Its Falcon 9 Rocket With US Military Payload On Monday Morning InsteadThe InquisitrSpaceX's first U.S. military mission has been rescheduled a day later than its initial launch date. With less than one minute before lifting off, the SpaceX Falcon 9 mission, carrying the National Reconnaissance Office's NROL-76 satellite, was canceled ...and more »

[ April 30, 2017 ] SpaceX launch scrubbed in final minute of countdown Falcon 9 - Spaceflight Now;

[ April 30, 2017 ] SpaceX launch scrubbed in final minute of countdown Falcon 9 - Spaceflight Now

Spaceflight Now[ April 30, 2017 ] SpaceX launch scrubbed in final minute of countdown Falcon 9Spaceflight NowA view of the Falcon 9 rocket at launch pad 39A just before Sunday's launch attempt was scrubbed. Credit: SpaceX. SpaceX scrubbed an attempt to launch a commercial Falcon 9 rocket Sunday less than a minute before liftoff, blaming a sensor issue on the ...and more »

Live coverage: SpaceX's first national security launch delayed - Spaceflight Now;

Live coverage: SpaceX's first national security launch delayed - Spaceflight Now

Spaceflight NowLive coverage: SpaceX's first national security launch delayedSpaceflight NowLive coverage of the countdown and launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida with the NROL-76 payload for the National Reconnaissance Office. Text updates will appear automatically below; there is no need to ...and more »

SpaceX Falcon 9- NROL-76 Launch Scheduled for Monday May 1st - wfit;

SpaceX Falcon 9- NROL-76 Launch Scheduled for Monday May 1st - wfit

wfitSpaceX Falcon 9- NROL-76 Launch Scheduled for Monday May 1stwfitSpaceX is targeting launch of NROL-76 from historic Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Following scrub of the initial attempt due to a sensor issue, the two hour launch window now opens on Monday, May 1, at 7:00 ...and more »

SpaceX lands first govt. contract, to launch mysterious military satellite today - Blasting News;

SpaceX lands first govt. contract, to launch mysterious military satellite today - Blasting News

Blasting NewsSpaceX lands first govt. contract, to launch mysterious military satellite todayBlasting NewsThe payload, which is being referred only as NROL-76, is set to be delivered to an unspecified orbit around the planet. Share on Facebook. Are you an influencer? to launch a rocket into space... and then land it on a ship at sea - phys.org. Advertisements.and more »

Watch SpaceX try a picture-perfect rocket landing at 7AM ET (updated) - Engadget;

Watch SpaceX try a picture-perfect rocket landing at 7AM ET (updated) - Engadget

EngadgetWatch SpaceX try a picture-perfect rocket landing at 7AM ET (updated)EngadgetMany SpaceX rocket landings have gotchas for viewers. Drone ship landings frequently mean shaky satellite video feeds, and nighttime launches just aren't very photogenic. You're about to have a much better look, however. SpaceX is launching a US spy ...and more »

SpaceX scrubs launch seconds before blast off - Fox 35 Orlando;

SpaceX scrubs launch seconds before blast off - Fox 35 Orlando

Fox 35 OrlandoSpaceX scrubs launch seconds before blast offFox 35 OrlandoPORT CANAVERAL, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35) - Aerospace company SpaceX scrubbed the launch of a Falcon 9 rocket for 24 hours after a sensor detected a problem in the first stage booster. The decision to scrub the launch happened with just 52 seconds ...and more »

SpaceX Mission Scrubbed At T -:57; Try Again Monday - South Florida Reporter;

SpaceX Mission Scrubbed At T -:57; Try Again Monday - South Florida Reporter

South Florida ReporterSpaceX Mission Scrubbed At T -:57; Try Again MondaySouth Florida ReporterUPDATE: SpaceX aborted its launch at the last minute on Sunday due to a sensor issue with the first stage of the Falcon 9 rocket. The private spaceflight company will attempt the launch again on Monday at 7 a.m. ET. ========= SpaceX is getting into the ...and more »

SpaceX's Falcon 9 Spy Mission Delayed Over Sensor Issue - Inverse;

SpaceX's Falcon 9 Spy Mission Delayed Over Sensor Issue - Inverse

InverseSpaceX's Falcon 9 Spy Mission Delayed Over Sensor IssueInverseAn early morning launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket did not get off the ground Sunday at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. At around 7:15 a.m. the launch was cancelled due to a sensor issue and rescheduled for Monday morning. With the sky ...and more »

SpaceX forced to scrub Falcon 9 rocket launch - Fox News;

SpaceX forced to scrub Falcon 9 rocket launch - Fox News

Fox NewsSpaceX forced to scrub Falcon 9 rocket launchFox NewsSpaceX was forced to cancel the planned launch Sunday of a Falcon 9 rocket due to a sensor issue, the Orlando Sentinel reported. The launch was scrubbed less than a minute before liftoff and a new launch is planned for Monday at 7 a.m. at the Cape ...and more »

SpaceX Scrubs Spy Satellite Launch Attempt - WMFE;

SpaceX Scrubs Spy Satellite Launch Attempt - WMFE

WMFESpaceX Scrubs Spy Satellite Launch AttemptWMFEA sunrise launch attempt of a Falcon 9 rocket was scrubbed due to a sensor issue. Photo: SpaceX. An issue with a sensor on the rocket forced officials to call a hold about 52 seconds before the scheduled liftoff. SpaceX will begin the process of ...and more »