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SpaceX launches moon lander, satellite Thursday night

Posted: 4:14 PM, Feb 21, 2019
Updated: 2019-02-22 02:09:58Z
SpaceX rocket launch lights up the night sky
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX launched a moon lander and a satellite Thursday night in Florida.
SpaceX launches moon lander, satellite Thursday night

The Nusantara Satu Mission launched the Nusantara Satu satellite and the Beresheet lunar spacecraft, according to their website. As well as the Air Force Research Laboratory spacecraft.

The Beresheet is the smallest spacecraft to ever land on the Moon, according to SpaceX. The satellite is Indonesia's first high-throughput satellite. It will improve internet connectivity in that region, according to SpaceX.

For more information visit the SpaceX website here.