Next Spaceflight

Status

SAOCOM 1B

Launch Time
NET March, 2020
The first launch from Florida using the southern polar corridor to reach orbit since 1960.

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

Unknown Booster

Landing Zone 1

Mission Details

SAOCOM 1B

SAOCOM 1B will be equipped with a L-band (about 1.275 GHz) full polarimetric Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR). The primary purpose is to mitigate the effects of natural disasters.
Payloads: 1
Total Mass: 3,000 kg
Sun-Synchronous Orbit

SARE-1B

Payloads: 4
Total Mass: 800 kg
Sun-Synchronous Orbit

Location