SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch Set for Early Friday Morning

Falcon 9 launch and landing. (Credit: SpaceX)
Falcon 9 launch and landing. (Credit: SpaceX)

SpaceX is targeting Friday, May 6 at 1:21 a.m. EDT for the launch of the JCSAT-14 communications satellite. The launch will be webcast at http://www.spacex.com.

The company will attempt to land the Falcon 9 first stage on an off-shore barge as it successfully did last month.