High winds delay SpaceX satellite launch

Blast off for SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket has been delayed for 24 hours due to high winds in Florida.
Blast off for SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket has been delayed for 24 hours due to high winds in Florida.

Elon Musk's SpaceX has postponed its planned night blast off of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the first cluster of satellites for his new Starlink internet service.

The company on Wednesday cited excessive winds over the Florida launch site.

The mission launch was rescheduled for 12.30pm (AEST) on Friday from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, SpaceX said.

Australian Associated Press