Expendable Falcon 9 Launches its Heaviest GTO Payload to Date

By Kai Farrimond A communications satellite for Intelsat launched from Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) on late-Wednesday evening, ascending through the sun-setting sky. This Falcon 9 was expendable due to the high payload mass and its orbit. This means that there was no landing attempt, no landing legs, and no gridfins. SpaceX launched […]

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