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Status

Success

GPS III SV03

Launch Time
Tue Jun 30, 2020 20:10 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

B1060

Flight #1
Just Read the Instructions

Mission Details

GPS III SV03

GPS Block IIIA consists of the first ten (known as "tranche") of GPS III satellites, which will be used to keep the Navstar Global Positioning System operational. Lockheed Martin designed, developed and manufactured the GPS III Non-Flight Satellite Testbed (GNST) and all ten Block IIIA satellites.
Payloads: 1
Total Mass: 3,880 kg
Medium Earth Orbit

Location

SLC-40, Cape Canaveral AFS, Florida, USA

Stats

2020

45th orbital launch attempt

SpaceX

97th mission
91st successful mission
63rd consecutive successful mission

Falcon 9

89th mission
86th successful mission
60th consecutive successful mission