Tag: Falcon 9

  • SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Transporter 11 (Dedicated SSO Rideshare)

    SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Transporter 11 (Dedicated SSO Rideshare)

    Dedicated rideshare flight to a sun-synchronous orbit with dozens of small microsatellites and nanosatellites for commercial and government customers.

  • SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Polaris Dawn

    SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Polaris Dawn

    First mission of the privately funded Polaris program. The goal of this mission, lasting up to five days in orbit, is to fly higher than previous Dragon missions, perform the first-ever commercial EVA with SpaceX-designed spacesuits, orbit through portions of the Van Allen radiation belt, conduct medical research, and test laser-based Starlink communications in space.

  • SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Starlink Group 10-9

    SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Starlink Group 10-9

    A batch of satellites for the Starlink mega-constellation – SpaceX’s project for space-based Internet communication system.

  • SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Arctic Satellite Broadband Mission (ASBM)

    SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Arctic Satellite Broadband Mission (ASBM)

    ASBM (Arctic Satellite Broadband Mission) 1 & 2 are two twin satellites built by Northrop Grumman for Space Norway, in cooperation with Inmarsat and the Norwegian Ministry of Defence. They are designed to bring mobile broadband coverage in the Arctic for both civilians and military. The US Air Force provides the Extremely High…

  • SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Cygnus CRS-2 NG-21

    SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Cygnus CRS-2 NG-21

    This is the 21st flight of the Orbital ATK’s uncrewed resupply spacecraft Cygnus and its 20th flight to the International Space Station under the Commercial Resupply Services contract with NASA.

  • SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Crew-9

    SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Crew-9

    SpaceX Crew-9 is the ninth crewed operational flight of a Crew Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station as part of NASA’s Commercial Crew Program.

  • SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | GSAT-20

    SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | GSAT-20

    GSAT-20 is an Indian geostationary Ka-band high-throughput communications satellite. GSAT 20 is reportedly built on the I-6K unified modular bus and features a Ka-band high-throughput communications payload with 70 Gbps throughput utilizing multiple spot beams providing broadband services across the Indian region. It will be the first fully Electric Propulsion/EP enabled satellite which…

  • SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | WorldView Legion 3 & 4

    SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | WorldView Legion 3 & 4

    WorldView Legion is a constellation of Earth observation satellites built and operated by Maxar. Constellation is planned to consist of 6 satellites in both polar and mid-inclination orbits, providing 30 cm-class resolution.

  • SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Galileo L13 (FOC FM26 & FM28)

    SpaceX | Falcon 9 Block 5 | Galileo L13 (FOC FM26 & FM28)

    Two satellites for Europe’s Galileo navigation system. Originally planned for launch on Soyuz-ST and then Ariane 6 but both were unavailable. Galileo provides Europe with an alternative to the American GPS and Russian GLONASS constellations, but will be interoperable with both systems.