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Archive for May 22nd, 2018

Falcon 9 lifts off on rideshare launch

May 22nd, 2018 by

Rocket: Falcon 9; Payload: two GRACE Follow-On spacecraft, five Iridium NEXT satellites; Date: 22 May 2018, 1947 UTC; Launch site: Vandenberg Air Force Base,USA. All satellites were successfully deployed into their respective target orbits.

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Testing has begun on Telesat’s first LEO satellite

May 22nd, 2018 by

Telesat announced that orbit raising and payload testing on its Phase 1 LEO satellite have been completed and that the spacecraft is now ready to support live demonstrations of its capabilities.

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