SpaceX ended launch commentary five minutes into the flight, due to the classified nature of the US satellite.
According to the theory, both the International Space Station and the NRO satellite were set to fly over Cape Canaveral Air Force Station around the time of the November 2017 launching. Those numbers are much warmer than the 30 degrees temperatures forecasted for the Friday launch window by U.S. Air Force weather officials earlier in the week.
- SpaceX's first launch of the year - a secret satellite codenamed Zuma - lit up the Florida sky Sunday evening, putting on a dramatic show in the process.
"There is the possibility that residents of Brevard, Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Voluisa counties may hear one or more sonic booms during the landing attempt".
SpaceX is kicking off the New Year with a long list of launches on its manifest. It's aiming for more this year, including the debut of the Falcon Heavy - a triple-core version of the Falcon 9 that will have all 27 engines firing at launch.
The Falcon 9 lifted off with the USA government's top secret Zuma payload, and its first stage returned to Cape Canaveral for landing around eight minutes later.
Five deputies shot, one dead in suburban Denver
The officers "were shot very, very quickly", Spurlock told reporters. "They went into the house at the same time", Spurlock said. In earlier tweets , the sheriff's office stated "multiple deputies down" and residents were being asked to avoid the area.
Did N.Korean missile hit own city? By
North Korea launched an ICBM over Japan into the Pacific Ocean on September 14, and then again on November 29 of previous year . A missile test from North Korean failed and crashed past year into one of the rogue nation's own cities, a report has revealed.
Man Accused Of Sexual Assault On Spirit Airlines Flight
A passenger is accused of sexually assaulting a 22-year-old woman as she slept on a flight from Las Vegas to Detroit . He also said he unzipped her trousers and tried to digitally penetrate her but failed, according to the complaint.
Kim Kardashian West opens up about Saint West's hospitalization
The 37-year-old says Saint is all better now, calling the little love muffin "so resilient" and using the mixed baby angel emoji. Are you surprised to hear of Saint West's health scare? Saint is now said to be back at home with his family and "doing well".