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Watch live today: SpaceX launching SAOCOM 1B satellite for Argentina – Space.com

Liftoff is set for 7:18 p.m. EDT (2318 GMT).

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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the Argentinean Earth-observing satellite SAOCOM 1B from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida today (Aug. 30) and you can watch it live here, courtesy of SpaceX. 
The Falcon 9 is scheduled to lift off from Space Launch Complex 40 at 7:18 p.m. EDT (2318 GMT) in what will be the first polar orbit launch from the site since the 1960s. The mission is also launch two small rideshare satellites: the GNOMES-1 weather satellite by PlanetiQ and the Tyvak-0…

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