SpaceX is launching Starlink satellites today and you can watch live for free

SpaceX is launching its latest batch of satellites today (Dec. 28) from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, and you can watch it live for free.

The 23 Starlink broadband proving spacecraft will be carried to low Earth orbit atop a Falcon 9 rocket with a launch window commencing at 11:01 p.m. EST Thursday (0401 GMT Friday, Dec. 29). You can watch the launch here at, courtesy of SpaceX, a few minutes before the launch begins.

This won’t be the only SpaceX launch today, however. The company is also planning to blast off a Falcon Heavy rocket carrying the secretive X-37B spaceplane earlier in the same evening.