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SpaceX’s 100th Falcon 9 flight for Starlink sets new re-use record – SpaceWatch.Global

Luxembourg, 26 November 2020. – The 100th flight of a Falcon 9 rocket on Tuesday night set a new record for re-using a first stage: it was the seventh time that…

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Luxembourg, 26 November 2020. The 100th flight of a Falcon 9 rocket on Tuesday night set a new record for re-using a first stage: it was the seventh time that SpaceX flew the booster into space and brought it back to Earth.
The vehicle delivered another batch of 60 Starlink satellites to orbit.
The Falcon 9 first stage separated from the upper stage shortly after liftoff from Cape Canaveral and turned round to land on SpaceXs drone ship Of Course I Still Love You in the Atlantic Ocean.
SpaceX’s…

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