SpaceX plans to launch its first Falcon 9 since an on-pad explosion destroyed the Amos-6 Israeli communications satellite last Sept. 1, and to follow a scheduled Monday liftoff from Vandenberg AFB carrying the initial 10 IridiumNEXT spacecraft with a tail-down first-stage landing on an unmanned barge in the ...

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