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Falcon 9 Launch Postponed To January 14: Bad Weather Caused SpaceX To Push Back Launch Date

Sun Jan 08 16:21:38 EST 2017 | Tech Times
It looks like fans of SpaceX would have to wait a little longer to see the space company's first Falcon 9 rocket launch since August 2016. SpaceX postponed a planned Jan. 9 liftoff due to bad weather. The company's launch partner, Iridium, tweeted on Sunday, Jan. 8, that they would have to push back the scheduled Falcon 9 launch to Jan. 14 because their California site is expected to experience heavy winds and rain over the next few days. The Jan. 14 event is supposed to be SpaceX's first F..

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