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One rocket has launched a quarter of the SpaceX Starlink satellites and it’s not done – CNET

The next Falcon 9 will tie a record and help Elon Musk prove a point.

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A Falcon 9 stands ready for launch.
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For almost two decades now, SpaceX has been out to prove that rockets should be treated more like airplanes than candy wrappers. In other words, they should be reusable. The company’s next Starlink launch will illustrate just how successful Elon Musk has been in reaching this goal.
SpaceX on Tuesday will conduct what has become a very routine mission to send another batch of 60 Starlink broadband satellites into low-Earth orbit. This will be the 26th such…

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