----------

Showing posts with label GPS satellite. Show all posts
Showing posts with label GPS satellite. Show all posts

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Watch SpaceX launch an updated GPS satellite for the US Space Force


Watch SpaceX launch an updated GPS satellite for the US Space Force


Article Excerpt: "... This is the third GPS satellite model of its kind to launch into orbit and SpaceX’s second time launching a GPS spacecraft. Called GPS III SV03, it’s part of a block of satellites known as GPS III, designed and built by Lockheed Martin..."


Reference: www.theverge.com

Thursday, December 20, 2018

SpaceX Rocket Launch Delayed for the Third Time This Week


SpaceX Rocket Launch Delayed for the Third Time This Week


Article Excerpt: "...Standing down today due to weather. Vehicle and payload remain in good health. Working toward the next best launch opportunity; will announce a new launch date once confirmed on the Range. pic.twitter.com/OZaPqaTOFw
— SpaceX (@SpaceX) December 20, 2018..."


Reference: www.popularmechanics.com

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

SpaceX delays Falcon 9 rocket's first national security mission


SpaceX delays Falcon 9 rocket's first national security mission


Article Excerpt: "... The launch of the Lockheed Martin-designed GPS III SV01, named Vespucci, is the first step in a longterm plan to upgrade the GPS satellite constellation managed by the United States Air Force's Global Positioning Systems Wing ..."


Reference: www.upi.com