NEXT SPACEFLIGHT

Status

Success

Starlink Group 6-17

Launch Time
Wed Sep 20, 2023 03:38 UTC

First time a Falcon 9 booster launched for its 17th time.

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 #17
A Shortfall of Gravitas
72 day turnaround
238th Falcon recovery attempt
226th successful Falcon recovery attempt
153rd consecutive successful Falcon recovery

Mission Details

Starlink Group 6-17

SpaceX launch of a batch of Starlink v2-mini satellites for their second generation high-speed low earth orbit internet satellite constellation.

Payloads: 22
Low Earth Orbit

Location

SLC-40, Cape Canaveral SFS, Florida, USA

Stats

2023

154th orbital launch attempt

SpaceX

270th mission
66th mission of 2023
264th successful mission
236th consecutive successful mission

Falcon 9

258th mission
63rd mission of 2023
255th successful mission
229th consecutive successful mission