SpaceX launched a spy aircraft, the X-37B space plane, into orbit on Thursday, ahead of Hurricane Irma's arrival in Florida. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Ahead of Hurricane Irma's arrival in Florida, SpaceX launched the X-37B space plane, a spy plane, into orbit on Thursday (September 7). The Falcon 9 rocket that was used to launch the space plane landed safely on a designated landing zone. Cape Canaveral, announced on Wednesday that they will be on "HURCON status" as it prepares to deal with Irma that is due to arrive over the coming days.