SpaceX (Eutelsat,ABS) Launch Info

Updated Images from Launch:

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Spectacular view of the ABS deploy with Satellite centered on sun disc

 

“SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket will deliver two commercial communications satellites to Geostationary Transfer Orbits (GTO).  The two satellites, EUTELSAT 117 West B and ABS-2A, are operated respectively by Eutelsat and ABS – two companies that provide global communications services to a variety of users.” – SpaceX

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Launch Time:          June 15 at 10:29am ET, 2:29pm UTC
Launch Window:   45 min
Launch Location:  Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
Payload:   Eutelsat and ABS

abs-2a

Following launch the first stage will attempt another high speed landing.

Live Hosted Webcast
Live Technical (no host)

PAPER MODEL:
Paper Model by AXM available here

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