SpaceX scrubs launch of national security satellite - The Columbian

SpaceX 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 ...

SpaceX postpones classified US military launch - Phys.Org

SpaceX 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 ...

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

SpaceX 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.

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

CAPE 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 ...

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

CAPE 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 ...

SpaceX satellite launch delayed - WTOL.com

A 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 ...

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

Sunday 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 ...

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

Elon 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 ...

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

A 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 ...

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

SpaceX'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 ...

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

A 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 ...

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

Live 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 ...

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

SpaceX 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 ...

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

The 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.

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

Many 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 ...

SpaceX scrubs launch seconds before blast off - Fox 35 Orlando

PORT 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 ...

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

UPDATE: 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 ...

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

An 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 ...

SpaceX forced to scrub Falcon 9 rocket launch - Fox News

SpaceX 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 ...

SpaceX Scrubs Spy Satellite Launch Attempt - WMFE

A 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 ...