A Falcon Heavy rocket is scheduled to launch the robotic vehicle at 8:14 p.m. EST on Sunday (Dec. 10).
The U.S. Space Force’s mysterious X-37B space plane is just about ready to take flight for the seventh time.
The Space Force and SpaceX “are making final preparations” for the planned Sunday evening (Dec. 10) launch of the robotic X-37B, Space Force officials said in an emailed update today (Dec. 7).
The space plane is scheduled to lift off atop a Falcon Heavy rocket from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida during a 10-minute window that opens at 8:14 p.m. EST (0114 GMT on Dec. 11). If SpaceX webcasts the launch as expected, you’ll be able to watch the action live here at Space.com.
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