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Status

Falcon 9 Block 5 | Iridium-8

Window Opens
Mon Jan 07, 2019 15:53 UTC
Window Closes
Mon Jan 07, 2019 15:53 UTC

Launch Vehicle

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

B1049

Flight #2
Just Read the Instructions

Missions

Iridium-8

Ten Iridium Next satellites will help upgrade the Iridium Constellation. The launch is one of eight that Iridium has purchased from SpaceX. In total, 75 satellites will be launched.
Payloads: 10
Total Mass: 9,600 kg
Polar Orbit

Location