Next Spaceflight

Status

Success

Starlink Group 4-2, BlueWalker 3

Launch Time
Sun Sep 11, 2022 01:20 UTC

Rocket

Falcon 9 Block 5
SpaceX
Status: Active
Price: $67.0 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

B1058

Flight #14
A Shortfall of Gravitas
66 day turnaround
152nd Falcon recovery attempt
140th successful Falcon recovery attempt
67th consecutive successful Falcon recovery

Mission Details

Starlink Group 4-2

SpaceX will launch a batch of Starlink satellites for their high-speed low earth orbit internet constellation.

Payloads: 34
Low Earth Orbit

BlueWalker 3

AST SpaceMobile's BlueWalker 3 will be on this mission as a rideshare payload

Payloads: 1
Total Mass: 1,500 kg
Low Earth Orbit

Location

LC-39A, Kennedy Space Center, Florida, USA

Stats

2022

115th orbital launch attempt

SpaceX

184th mission
41st mission of 2022
178th successful mission
150th consecutive successful mission

Falcon 9

176th mission
41st mission of 2022
173rd successful mission
147th consecutive successful mission