After sending satellites into orbit, the Falcon 9 rocket made a successful landing.
The evening of April 22 Moscow time from Cape Canaveral in the U.S. state of Florida, the American company SpaceX with a reusable Falcon 9 rocket was sent into Earth orbit more satellites 60 Starlink. Stream run was conducted on the SpaceX website, reports gordonua.com.
The seventh run was successful. After the mission, the Falcon 9 landed in the Atlantic ocean on the ship Of Course I Still Love You.
Booster that was used for output of satellites into orbit, made the fourth flight.
Thus, the orbit of the Earth already withdrawn Starlink satellites 420. The first 60 was launched at the end of may 2019.
Starlink – design of the system of earth satellites SpaceX for cheap and high-speed Internet. It is planned to run about 12 thousand satellites of this type that are created for the full network, designed to provide the inhabitants of the Earth broadband access to the Internet in any place of the globe.
It is assumed that they will all be launched into orbit after 2020. The total investment in the project is estimated at $10 billion.