SES-10 Mission Info


UPDATE 2: Looks like F9 wasn’t the only thing recovered. Payload fairing LANDED SUCCESSFULLY. Fairing has thruster systems and steerable parachute.

UPDATE: Success!! Great Launch and Great 2nd Landing for this F9!

“The SES-10 mission will mark a historic milestone on the road to full and rapid reusability as the world’s first reflight of an orbital class rocket. Falcon 9’s first stage for the SES-10 mission previously supported the successful CRS-8 mission in April 2016.

Following stage separation, Falcon 9’s first stage will attempt a landing on the “Of Course I Still Love You” droneship that will be stationed in the Atlantic Ocean.” -SpaceX

Milestone: Scheduled launch and re-flight of F9 first stage. Previously launched and landed during the CRS-8 mission in April 2016
Launch Location:
Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida
Launch Time: Thursday, March 30, at 6:27 p.m. EDT, or 10:27 p.m. UTC
Launch Window: 2.5 hours
Payload: SES’s first satellite designed exclusively to serve the thriving markets of Latin America.
Webcast: Launch webcast will go live about 20 minutes before liftoff at
Additional Webcast: Technical and Hosted on Youtube

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