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Status

Falcon 9 Block 5 | Crew Dragon In-flight Abort Test

Launch Time
NET August, 2019
Editor's Note: This is not an orbital launch, but due to the high public interest in the launch we are still including it. This also helps keep the flight history of the first stage booster complete.

Rocket

Falcon 9 Block 5
SpaceX
Status: Active
Price: $50.0 million
Liftoff Thrust: 7,607 kN
Payload to LEO: 22,800 kg
Payload to GTO: 8,300 kg
Stages: 2
Strap-ons: 0
Rocket Height: 70.0 m
Fairing Diameter: 5.2 m
Fairing Height: 13.0 m

Vehicles

B1046

Flight #4
Expendable

Missions

Crew Dragon In-flight Abort Test

A SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule will perform an in-flight abort test during maximum aerodynamic pressure of launch. The Falcon 9 rocket will be destroyed due to the nature of the test.
Payloads: 1

Location