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(Jan 29, 2020)

SpaceX launches the fourth Starlink mission including 60 LEO satellites.

"Falcon 9’s first stage previously launched Crew Dragon on its first demonstration mission in March 2019 and the RADARSAT Constellation Mission in June 2019. Following stage separation, SpaceX will land Falcon 9’s first stage on the “Of Course I Still Love You” droneship, which will be stationed in the Atlantic Ocean. Approximately 45 minutes after liftoff, SpaceX’s two fairing recovery vessels, “Ms. Tree” and “Ms. Chief,” will attempt to recover the two fairing halves."

  • Successful landing of the first stage on "Of Course I Still Love You". This was the 49th successful landing of an orbital class booster.
  • Fairing half successfully caught by Ms. Tree, SpaceX's third successful recovery of a fairing half.
  • Fairing half recovery attempt by Ms. Chief was unsuccessful. Fairing made a soft landing in the water, will be retrieved and refurbished for reuse.
  • Successful deployment of all 60 satellites.

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