CAPE CANAVERAL (CBSMiami/CNN) – While you were sleeping, SpaceX launched 57 Starlink satellites and two satellites from BlackSky into space.
This was SpaceX's tenth Starlink mission.
All the Starlink satellites on this flight have a deployable visor to block sunlight reflecting on the brightest parts of the satellites.READ MORE: Suspect Wanted For Armed Home Invasion In Critical Condition Following Police-Involved Shooting In SW Miami-Dade
SpaceX is using the satellites to construct a constellation to provide internet access across the globe.READ MORE: South Florida Prepping For Approval Of COVID Vaccine For Kids 5 To 11
The BlackSky satellites were on this mission as part of the rideshare agreement with Spaceflight Inc.MORE NEWS: Centner Academy Reverses Course On 30-Day Quarantine For Vaccinated Students
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