Next Spaceflight

Status

Success

Starlink V1 L8 & SkySat 16 to 18

Launch Time
Sat Jun 13, 2020 09:21 UTC

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

B1059

Flight #3
Of Course I Still Love You

Mission Details

Starlink V1 L8

SpaceX will launch a batch of Starlink satellites for their high-speed low earth orbit internet constellation.
Payloads: 58
Total Mass: 15,080 kg
Low Earth Orbit

SkySat 16 to 18

SkySat are commercial Earth observation satellites by Skybox Imaging, licensed to collect high resolution panchromatic and multispectral images of the earth. The satellites operate in a polar inclined, circular orbit at approximately 450 km above the earth.
Payloads: 3
Total Mass: 360 kg
Low Earth Orbit

Location

SLC-40, Cape Canaveral AFS, Florida, USA

Stats

2020

42nd orbital launch attempt

SpaceX

96th mission
90th successful mission
62nd consecutive successful mission

Falcon 9

88th mission
85th successful mission
59th consecutive successful mission