By Kai Farrimond Falcon 9 launch on a late-Wednesday evening for the second time in three days, successfully sending the SES-11/EchoStar 105 satellite to Geostationary Transfer Orbit. This launch came just 58 hours after the Iridium-3 Launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base, marking the second quickest turn around between two SpaceX launches. (The medal for […]Read more "Falcon 9 Launches with SES-11; Completing its Second Double-Header"
By Kai Farrimond SpaceX launched the third batch of Iridium NEXT Satellites on Monday, marking the start of a hectic week for the company. The Iridium NEXT Constellation, expected to be completed during 2018, consists of 66 operational satellites, 6 on-orbit spares and 9 on-ground spares in case of an on-orbit failure. The constellation, when […]Read more "SpaceX Launches its Third Mission for Iridium"