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SpaceX Starlink 20 launch & Falcon 9 first stage landing, 4 March 2021

SpaceX Starlink 20 launch & Falcon 9 first stage landing, 4 March 2021

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched 60 Starlink satellites (Starlink-20) from Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at Kennedy Space Center, on 4 March 2021, at 08:24 UTC (03:24 EST). Following stage separation, Falcon 9’s first stage (B1049) landed on the “Of Course I Still Love You” droneship, stationed in the Atlantic Ocean. Falcon 9’s first stage previously supported seven missions: the Iridium-8 mission, the Telstar 18 VANTAGE mission, and five Starlink missions.
Credit: SpaceX