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Starlink 2-1

Falcon 9 Block 5

SpaceX

Launch Status
Date/Time May Change

Mission

Starlink 2-1

Type: Communications

A batch of 60 satellites for Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system.

Location

Space Launch Complex 4E

Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA

84 rockets have launched from Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA.

Space Launch Complex 4E, Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA

Rocket

Falcon 9

Length: 70 meters
Diameter: 3.65 meters
First Launch: May 11, 2018

Falcon 9 is a two-stage rocket designed and manufactured by SpaceX for the reliable and safe transport of satellites and the Dragon spacecraft into orbit. The Block 5 variant is the fifth major interval aimed at improving upon the ability for rapid reusability.

The Falcon 9 rocket has been launched a total of 67 times with 67 successful and 0 failed launches.

Agency

SpaceX

Type: Commercial
Abbreviation: SpX
Administration: CEO: Elon Musk
Founded: 2002
Launchers: Falcon
Spacecraft: Dragon
Country: USA

Space Exploration Technologies Corp., known as SpaceX, is an American aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California. It was founded in 2002 by entrepreneur Elon Musk with the goal of reducing space transportation costs and enabling the colonization of Mars. SpaceX has many pads, on the East Coast of the US they own SLC-40 at Cape Canaveral and LC-39A at the Kennedy Space Center for their lower inclination launches. They also own SLC-4E at Vandenberg, California for their high inclination launches. Another site is also being developed at Boca Chica, Texas.

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Ken & Judy O' Neill
Ken & Judy O' Neill
30 days ago

67 launches out of 67 , this says it all folks .
Happy landings Space X.

Jason
Jason
27 days ago

is there a surface track from launch? Can I see this launch from northern Va?

Lenny
Lenny
14 days ago

Is there a site where I can find the trajectory of this flight? Will it be going north over the Outer Banks, or going south?

Rocket Monkey
Rocket Monkey
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Reply to  Lenny
14 days ago

I am going to guess it will be a northern trajectory, but it looks like that information isn’t available yet.