Tag: JCSAT-16

SpaceX Brings Home the Gold, (and a Falcon 9) in Repeat Performance

SpaceX Brings Home the Gold, (and a Falcon 9) in Repeat Performance

It was something like watching Michael Phelps or Katie Ledecky, you know the result is almost a foregone conclusion, but it still sure is fun to tune in, particularly if you are a fan of Team USA. During the overnight hours, SpaceX once again successfully launched a communications satellite on a commercial mission to Geostationary […]

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SpaceX Aims for Launch/Landing Repeat With JCSAT-16 Tonight

SpaceX Aims for Launch/Landing Repeat With JCSAT-16 Tonight

SpaceX is preparing for another overnight launch out of Cape Canaveral. Scheduled to liftoff at 1:26 AM ET (5:26 AM UDT) early Sunday morning is JCSAT-16, a commercial communications satellite for SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation. ┬áThe launch, which will take place from Space Launch Complex 40 aboard a Falcon 9 and has a 2-hour window, […]

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