Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket Wednesday morning from Vandenberg Air Force Base, carrying three Canadian satellites to be deployed into orbit.
Also in the news: This image from the SpaceX launch webcast shows the Falcon 9 rocket rising above the cloud layer on Wednesday morning.
(Photo: SPACEX) Amid fog, the reusable first stage of the two-stage Falcon 9 rocket returned to Vandenberg after the launch.
Watch a replay of the launch webcast here: In recent years, some SpaceX and other rocket launches from Vandenberg have created colorful displays in dawn or twilight skies, flooding social media with photos and videos.This would be the third rocket launch of the year from Vandenberg.
The next publicized scheduled launch from Vandenberg will be in early 2020, when a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch a satellite for Argentina’s space agency, according to SpaceFlightNow.com.