Launch Roundup – Arianespace launches Ariane 5 final flight; SpaceX flies one of last Starlink v1.5 flights

Published by NASASpaceflight on 07/03/2023 UTC

Three launches are currently planned for the week of July 2 through July 9. The first one took place on Wednesday, July 5, with a European rocket successfully making its 117th and final flight. Later in the week, SpaceX plans two Falcon 9 flights with Starlink payloads on Friday, July 7 and Sunday, July 9 – with the first successfully conducted from Vandenberg. These three flights will be the 98th, 99th, and 100th orbital launch attempts of 2023, respectively.

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