Next Spaceflight

Status

Success

Bangabandhu-1

Launch Time
Fri May 11, 2018 20:14 UTC
The first launch of a Block 5 Falcon 9. Block 5 is designed to meet NASA's strict crew safety requirements and also has a first stage designed for rapid reusability.

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 #1
Of Course I Still Love You

Mission Details

Bangabandhu-1

The Bangabandhu Satellite-1 is the first Bangladeshi geostationary communications and Broadcasting Satellite.
Payloads: 1
Total Mass: 3,600 kg
Geostationary Transfer Orbit

Location

Stats

2018

44th orbital launch attempt

SpaceX

61st mission
56th successful mission
27th consecutive successful mission

Falcon 9

55th mission
53rd successful mission
26th consecutive successful mission