The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket was launched for the 13th time, setting a record for reuse

SpaceX launched one of its Falcon 9 rockets for the 13th time today (June 17), setting a new reuse record.

The two-stage Falcon 9 lifted off from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida today at 12:09 EDT (1609 GMT), and carried 53 of SpaceX’s Starlink Internet satellites into orbit. It was the first of three rocket launches in three days from three different pillows that SpaceX plans to carry out.