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SpaceX launches Falcon 9 carrying Spacecom AMOS-17

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Posted at 7:15 PM, Aug 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-06 19:43:40-04

SpaceX successfully launched Falcon 9 into space, carrying Spacecom AMOS-17 satellite, at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.

EARLIER STORY:

SpaceX will attempt to launch a Falcon 9 rocket Tuesday evening.

The mission will send an Israel communications satellite into space.

The launch was initially planned for Saturday, but it was rescheduled after crews detected a valve issue during testing.

The launch window opens at 7:23 p.m.