20 May 2019, Monday | 07:59pm


SpaceX postpones first commercial launch due to strong wind

COLORADO SPRINGS: SpaceX postponed Wednesday what would have been its first commercial launch with the Falcon Heavy rocket, citing strong wind in the upper atmosphere.

The next window for the mission is Thursday, the company said.

SpaceX Launches Satellites, Lands Rocket and Makes History

It was the company’s first flight since a mission failure six months ago

SpaceX successfully landed the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket at a landing pad in Cape Canaveral, Fla., on Monday, after launching 11 satellites into orbit.