Falcon 9 Full Thrust
Echostar 23

Falcon 9 Full Thrust | Echostar 23

SpaceX launch of a Falcon 9 Full Thrust (Block 3) Rocket


SpaceX was scheduled to launch a Falcon 9 Full Thrust (Block 3) rocket as part of the Echostar 23 mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Thu Mar 16th 2017 1:35 AM from Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL. The status of the launch was Success with an 90% chance for favorable weather conditions. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Falcon 9 Full Thrust (Block 3) and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

Echostar 23

Echostar 23 is a geostationary communications satellite, which will provide direct-to-home television broadcast services over Brazil. Being a flexible Ku-band satellite, it is capable of providing service from any of eight different orbital slots.

Location

Launch Complex 39A, Kennedy Space Center, FL

Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

Rocket

Falcon 9 Full Thrust (Block 3)

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