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For the fourth time, SpaceX target for GPS satellite start



CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla. – Planning again for a fourth time, SpaceX plans to launch its Falcon 9 rocket on Saturday morning from Florida's Space Coast.

Launch window opens at 8:55 ET

The 45th Weather Squadron forecasts a 90 percent chance of favorable weather on Saturday morning.

SpaceX backed the launch of its Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Thursday due to stormy conditions over Central Florida.

US Air Force GPS-3 satellite aboard the Falcon 9 rocket. It is the first in a third generation of satellites that Lockheed-Martin officials say will provide more accurate, safe and versatile information for the military and the average person.

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