Space: Next Falcon 9 Launch to take Two OG2 Satellites

ORBCOMM Inc. and Space Exploration Technologies have announced plans to carry the first two ORBCOMM next-generation OG2 satellites to orbit on the next Falcon 9 launch in 2011. Falcon 9 is a two-stage launch vehicle powered by liquid oxygen and rocket grade kerosene (RP-1) capable of delivering 10,450 kg to low-Earth orbit and 4,540 kg … Read more Space: Next Falcon 9 Launch to take Two OG2 Satellites

USA: Watch Spacecraft Launch Live on June 4th 2010

SpaceX will be live streaming the launch of the Falcon 9 at Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) in Cape Canaveral, Fla. on June 4th 2010. Times are as follows: 10:40 Eastern Time, 07:40 Pacific, 14:40 UTC, 15:40 GB/Eire, 16:40 Paris. The test flight will see the Dragon spacecraft launched into orbit as part of a … Read more USA: Watch Spacecraft Launch Live on June 4th 2010