Weather 60% ‘GO’ for SpaceX launch, Turkmenistan satellite

Crews move the Falcon 9 rocket to the launch pad, Sunday, April 26, 2015. (PHOTO/SpaceX)The launch window opens up at 6:14 p.m. tonight from complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.   The satellite was made by Thales Alenia Space and once launched, SpaceX says the satellite will provide enhanced, secure telecommunications for Turkmenistan, which is located in Central Asia.   The launch comes ironically just days after overseas reports surfaced that the Turkmenistan government has banned citizens from using satellite dishes. Hmmm….MORE

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