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Showing posts with label two-stage Falcon 9 rocket. Show all posts
Showing posts with label two-stage Falcon 9 rocket. Show all posts

Sunday, July 22, 2018

SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral, lands booster


SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral, lands booster


Article Excerpt: "... early Sunday with the successful delivery of a Canadian telecommunications satellite to orbit from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station — already the company’s 13th launch of the year ..."


Reference: www.floridatoday.com

Monday, May 15, 2017

Watch live: SpaceX rocket launches tonight


Watch live: SpaceX rocket launches tonight


Article Excerpt: "... Falcon 9 is SpaceX’s two-stage rocket. It will carry the Inmarsat 5 F4 communications satellite into orbit. While the two-stage rocket is designed so that the first stage can land and be reused, Space.com says that won’t happen with this mission because the Falcon 9 won’t have enough fuel to land ..."


Reference: weatherplus.blog.palmbeachpost.com/

Monday, May 1, 2017

SpaceX launches Falcon 9 on secret, classified mission


SpaceX launches Falcon 9 on secret, classified mission


Article Excerpt: "... A 230-foot Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Kennedy Space Center at 7:15 a.m. ET, thundering northeast over the Atlantic Ocean with a U.S. National Reconnaissance Office mission labeled NROL-76. The flight appeared to be off to a good start, but SpaceX cut off its launch broadcast a few minutes into the flight to help preserve its secrecy ..."


Reference: www.usatoday.com

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

SpaceX to Fly Passengers On Private Trip Around the Moon in 2018


SpaceX to Fly Passengers On Private Trip Around the Moon in 2018


Article Excerpt: "... "This would be a long loop around the moon … It would skim the surface of the moon, go quite a bit further out into deep space and then loop back to Earth," Musk said during the teleconference. "So I'm guessing, distance-wise, maybe [300,000] or 400,000 miles [about 500,000 to 650,000 kilometers]." The moon flight is scheduled to launch after SpaceX flies NASA astronauts to the International Space Station ..."


Reference: www.space.com

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

SpaceX reveals historic mission to launch satellite with Falcon 9 rocket that has already flown to space


SpaceX reveals historic mission to launch satellite with Falcon 9 rocket that has already flown to space


Article Excerpt: "...SES and SpaceX have revealed the historic plan to launch an satellite SES-10 on a flight-proven Falcon 9 orbital rocket booster. It will be the first-ever satellite to launch on a SpaceX flight-proven rocket booster..."


Reference: www.dailymail.co.uk

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Falcon 9 rocket launches Japanese satellite, then nails bullseye landing


Falcon 9 rocket launches Japanese satellite, then nails bullseye landing


Article Excerpt: "...The two-stage rocket, towering 229 feet (70 meters) tall, lit its nine Merlin 1D main engines and climbed away from Cape Canaveral’s Complex 40 launch pad at 1:26 a.m. EDT (0526 GMT) Sunday, then pitched east to fly over the Atlantic Ocean on the way to orbit ..."


Reference: spaceflightnow.com

Friday, August 12, 2016

SpaceX to Launch Satellite, Land Rocket Early Sunday: Watch It Live


SpaceX to Launch Satellite, Land Rocket Early Sunday: Watch It Live


Article Excerpt: "...SpaceX's two-stage Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled to launch the JCSAT-16 satellite at 1:26 a.m. EDT (0526 GMT) Sunday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida ..."


Reference: www.space.com