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SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with 143 satellites grounded by weather – CBS News

SpaceX will make another attempt to launch its Transporter 1 “rideshare” mission Sunday.

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Bad weather forced SpaceX to call off plans for launching a record 143 small satellites aboard a Falcon 9 rocket Saturday.
The team was told to recycle for another attempt Sunday at 10 a.m. EST when forecasters predicted a 70% chance of acceptable conditions.
Bad weather across Cape Canaveral forced SpaceX to order a 24-hour delay for the launch of a record 143 small satellites aboard a Falcon 9 rocket. The team will try again Sunday.
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The scores of satellites atop the Falcon 9 are…

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