SpaceX puts Monday launch of ambitious multiple small satellite launch on hold

A scheduled launch by SpaceX on Monday out of Vandenberg Air Force Base near Lompoc has been put on hold, with the company on Saturday citing additional pre-flight inspections.

Standing down from Monday’s launch attempt of Spaceflight SSO-A: SmallSat Express to conduct additional pre-flight inspections. Once complete, we will confirm a new launch date.

SpaceX (@SpaceX) November 17, 2018

The mission, known as SSO-A or SmallSat Express, of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying 64 small satellites...


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