Latest Global News | SpaceX wraps busy weekend with launch of 22 Starlink satellites (video)

SpaceX launched 22 more of its Starlink internet satellites from California early on Monday morning (Nov. 20).

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from Vandenberg Space Force Base Monday at 5:30 a.m. EST (1030 GMT; 2:30 a.m. local California time). 

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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches 22 Starlink satellites to orbit from California’s Vandenberg Space Force Base on Nov. 20, 2023. (Image credit: SpaceX via X)

The Falcon 9’s first stage came back to Earth for a vertical landing about 8.5 minutes after launch on the drone ship Of Course I Still Love You, which was stationed in the Pacific Ocean.