Tracking 19219 objects as of 20-Jul-2018
HD Live streaming from Space Station
objects crossing your sky now

SpaceX launches its 15th mission of the year


SpaceX launches its 15th mission of the year Maintaining a brisk flight rate three days after its last launch, SpaceX sent a Falcon 9 booster powered by a reused first stage into orbit Wednesday evening from Florida with an Airbus-built communications satellite for SES and EchoStar. The successful launch placed the 5.7-ton (5.2-metric ton) satellite in a “supersynchronous” orbit arcing thousands of miles above Earth, and the Falcon 9’s first stage returned to landing on a football field-sized barge holding position around 200 miles (300 kilometers) east of Cape Canaveral.   More



(Source: SpaceFlight Now - Oct 13)

comments powered by Disqus