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F9 Liftoff and Landing from NROL-76

SpaceX made launching and landing a rocket seem like everyday events this morning with it’s Falcon 9. The Launch of the NROL-76 secret mission was a flawless as it gets. Launch coverage was cutoff after landing due to the secretive … Continue reading

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NROL-76 Launch Info

UPDATE: The flight was scrubbed Sunday morning in final minute of countdown to investigate faulty sensor in first stage. SpaceX will Launch the NRO’s secretive NROL-76 on Sunday morning. WHERE: Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center WHEN: Sunday,April 30, … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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SpaceX ECHOSTAR XXIII MISSION

UPDATE 3/16: Successful deployment of EchoStar XXIII to a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit confirmed. Launch:   ———— SpaceX is targeting launch of the EchoStar XXIII mission tomorrow, Thursday, March 16th, from the historic Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at NASA’s Kennedy Space … Continue reading

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CRS 10 Mission

UPDATE: Success! Nominal Launch. Nominal Flight. Successful landing. “SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket will launch the Dragon spacecraft to low-Earth orbit to deliver critical cargo to the International Space Station for NASA. SpaceX is targeting a late morning launch of its … Continue reading

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Onboard view from F9 landing

Here is a great full video of the 1st stage landing on 01/14/17 https://youtu.be/QhPDoSlGz6Y  

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Falcon 9 poised for launch

Fingers crossed for tomorrows launch. Falcon 9:Iridium 1 Mission Launch time: 1754:34 GMT (12:54:34 p.m. EST; 9:54:34 a.m. PST) Launch site: SLC-4E, Vandenberg Air Force Base, California Live Broadcast: http://www.spacex.com/webcast

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