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  • Elon Musk’s space company SpaceX is gearing up to launch another 60 Starlink internet satellites tonight.
  • The Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled to launch from Pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida at 7:52 pm Indian Standard Time (IST).
  • Here’s how you watch the SpaceX launch live.

The next big batch of Starlink satellites will take to the skies tonight. The 60 new satellites will join SpaceX’s growing mega constellation to cover the world in a blanket high-speed internet.

Elon Musk’s space exploration company has already launched 650 satellites, 175 of which went up in August alone.

Musk had previously suggested that the company would launch Starlink satellites every two weeks throughout the year to hit 1,400 by the end of 2020, but the plan is progressing slower than that so far.

The SpaceX workhorse Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled to take off from Pad 39A at the

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