Falcon 9 Block 4
Iridium-3

Falcon 9 Block 4 | Iridium-3

SpaceX launch of a Falcon 9 Block 4 Rocket


SpaceX was scheduled to launch a Falcon 9 Block 4 rocket as part of the Iridium-3 mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Mon Oct 9th 2017 8:37 AM from Space Launch Complex 4E, Vandenberg AFB, CA. 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 Block 4 and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

Iridium-3

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket will deliver 10 satellites to low Earth orbit for Iridium, a global leader in mobile voice and data satellite communications. This is the third set of 10 satellites in a series of 75 total satellites that SpaceX will launch for Iridium’s next generation global satellite constellation, Iridium® NEXT.

Location

Space Launch Complex 4E, Vandenberg AFB, CA

Vandenberg AFB, CA, USA

Rocket

Falcon 9 Block 4

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