SpaceX BULGARIASAT-1 Launch Info

UPDATE: Successful Landing of first stage on OCISLY. Most challenging landing to date! Bulgariasat still on it’s way.

UPDATE: New liftoff time set for 3:10 p.m. EDT.

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photo credit: SpaceX

Launch Info

Launch Time: 2 hour launch window starts at 2:10 p.m. EDT, 18:10 UTC – backup launch opportunity on Saturday, June 24, at 2:10 p.m

Location: Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A)

Landing attempt: Yes

Landing Location:  Falcon 9’s first stage will attempt a landing on the “Of Course I Still Love You” droneship

Live Webcast: https://spacex.com/webcast

“BulgariaSat-1 is a geostationary communications satellite built by SSL in Palo Alto, Calif., which will provide direct-to-home television (DTH) and data communications services to Southeastern Europe and other European regions. It will be located at the Bulgarian orbital position at 1.9 degrees East longitude and will provide reliable satellite communications solutions to broadcast, telecom, corporate and government customers.” -SpaceX

 

 

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