SpaceX Kicks Off 2022 Launch Manifest After Record Year

Starlink mission launch.
Credit: SpaceX
CAPE CANAVERAL—After contributing 31 flights to a global record 146 orbital launches in 2021, SpaceX kicked off the new year by adding another 49 new satellites to its growing Starlink broadband network. A Falcon 9 rocket—flying for the fourth time—lifted off from Kennedy Space Center’s Launch...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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