It's SpaceX's third classified launch for the USA government, this one taking place under a deal with defense contractor Northrop Grumman. SpaceX has also flown other sensitive cargo for the USA, including the Air Force's X-37B spaceplane.
SpaceX set to launch secretive 'Zuma' spacecraft with classified U.S. government payload
Saturday's launch forecast showed weather conditions holding at 80 percent "go" for Sunday's launch. The Falcon 9 rocket will now deliver the satellite into orbit. Residents can expect to hear a sonic boom about eight minutes after launch.
Last year, SpaceX carried out 18 successful launches, the highest in any calendar year.
With Falcon heavy, SpaceX will also attempt to simultaneously land and recover all three of its first-stage rocket cores. And as soon as April, SpaceX's Falcon Heavy will be used in the U.S. Air Force's Space Test Program-2 mission, which is comprised of military and scientific research satellites.
When: Sunday, between 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. But the company continued to broadcast the return of the first-stage booster to Cape Canaveral, where it landed upright as part of a recycling effort.
Maybe-maybe-there was a chance that we would, for at least a couple minutes, stop paying attention to Donald Trump . But President Trump isn't one to be overshadowed, so he's getting in on the awards show action himself.
He lost the special election to Democrat Doug Jones on December 12, turning Alabama blue from red for the first time in 25 years. The Etowah County Arson Task Force confirmed it is investigating the blaze in Gadsen and speaking to a person of interest.
Yet while Ball's fancy playmaking opened the most eyes, Josh Hart was just as valuable by starting and finishing multiple breaks. It erodes the trust that we built with ESPN , and our coaches are upset. "I'll play for anybody", Lonzo told reporters Sunday.
The Dukes face No. 2 seed North Dakota State (13-1), FCS champs for five straight seasons from 2011-15. With the game in the final minutes, JMU ran a fake punt with Harry O'Kelly to continue the drive.
The Notebook 9 Pen might be lacking in style, but so far it seems like a solid blend of power and pen-based productivity tools. The device comes with a 360 degree rotating touchscreen along with support for Active Pen which will be sold separately.
The Green Bay Packers will continue interviews with top internal candidates to replace general manager Ted Thompson on Friday. He spent a year as a scouting assistant with the Kansas City Chiefs, then returned to the Packers as a college scout.
Two people have been injured in an explosion outside an underground station in southern Stockholm , authorities have said. Local resident Milorad Jencic told AFP he was shocked as witnesses and onlookers gathered around the police cordon.
Thirty-two people are missing after an oil tanker and a cargo ship collided off China's east coast on Saturday evening. State media reports that China dispatched several vessels to search for and rescue crew members as the vessel burned.
Tapper responded that that "wasn't true", and he had a lot of questions about immigration, and accused Miller of "filibustering". Miller replied that Bannon's role "has been greatly exaggerated, whereas the president hasn't gotten the due that he deserves".
Price at the pump continues to rise
Prices at the pump in the state of Georgia sit at around $2.36 a gallon, more than 10 cents higher than this time a year ago . He does see a short-lived drop in prices in late January, but expects prices to rise again after Valentine's Day.
Australia swelters in record high temperatures
At the Sydney Cricket Ground, spectators removed their shirts as they watched the fifth Ashes Test between Australia and England. A total fire ban is in place across Sydney and the Hunter region as NSW residents face temperatures soaring into the mid-40s.
Reliance Jio slashes costs, revamps plans to offer more data
These present customers with the usual unlimited calling, SMSes, high-speed data up to a certain limit, and access to Jio apps. If discounts aren't what you are after, and you'd rather benefit from having extra data, Reliance Jio has you covered.
McDonough bids farewell to Gruden during broadcast
Other teams have also done it, with one of the most recent notable coaching hires being Joe Gibbs in Washington. Hours after the game, the Oakland Raiders made it official by sending out tweet and press release.
Cancer Deaths Continue a Steep Decline
Cancer deaths have fallen yet again, thanks mostly to huge declines in smoking , the American Cancer Society said Thursday. With the variation in cancer death rate, the lifetime probability is still higher in men than women.