SpaceX Accomplishes Yet Another Starlink Satellite Mission with Falcon 9 Launch and Return

Falcon 9 Booster lands on recovery vessel - Courtesy SpaceX

SpaceX accomplished yet another successful Starlink launch Sunday and followed up with a precise landing of the Falcon 9 booster to its recovery ship in the Atlantic Ocean.

Falcon 9 launched from Kennedy Space Center at 8:25 a.m. EDT with 60 satellites aboard to be placed into orbit.

The booster first stage returned to Earth, landing on recovery vessel, Of Course I Still Love You, at 8:23 into the event. It was the sixth flight for the booster, its first mission was March of 2019.

The launch was the 18th of the year for Hawthorne, Calif.-based SpaceX and it marked the 95th Falcon 9 mission.