Category Archives: Launches

Arianespace Ariane 5 to Launch SGDC & Koreasat 7

Image credit & copyright: ESA of the VA233 launch. LAUNCH ALERT: Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 20:31 UTC (16:31 EDT) Arianespace will launch their massive heavy lift, Ariane 5 ECA rocket, designated VA236. This mission will deliver a dual payload … Continue reading

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ULA & Delta IV to Serve the U.S. Military This Week

Images credit & copyright: United Launch Alliance (ULA). LAUNCH ALERT: Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 19:44 EDT (23:44 UTC) the United Launch Alliance (ULA), will be launching a Delta IV rocket in its Medium + (5,4) configuration carrying the ninth Wideband … Continue reading

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JAXA H-IIA to Launch IGS Radar 5 for the Japanese Government

Image credit & copyright: Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). Launch Alert: Friday, March 17, 2017 at 01:20 UTC (21:20 EDT on the 16th), the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), will be launching the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries H-IIA (H-2A) rocket; Launch … Continue reading

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SpaceX Echostar XXIII From LC-39A Early Thursday Morning

Images credit & copyright: SpaceX. LAUNCH ALERT: Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 01:35 EDT (05:35 UTC), SpaceX will be launching a Falcon 9 Full Thrust (FT) from Kennedy Space Center (KSC) Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) carrying the EchoStar XXIII (23) communication satellite. … Continue reading

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NROL-79 Kicks off a 3 Launch March for ULA

Image credit & copyright: United Launch Alliance (ULA). LAUNCH ALERT: Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 17:50 UTC (09:50 PST & 12:50 EST) the United Launch Alliance (ULA), will be launching an Atlas V-401 rocket designated (AV-068) for the National Reconnaissance Office … Continue reading

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A Momentous Day, Indeed

Images credit & copyright: SpaceX. Live streaming links and mission information below. LAUNCH ALERT: Saturday, February 18 at 10:01 EST (15:01 UTC), SpaceX will make history as a Falcon 9 Full Thrust (FT) rocket will rise from NASA’s legendary Launch … Continue reading

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India Lights the 2017 Fire With PSLV-C37

Image credit & copyright: India Space Research Organization (ISRO). Live streaming links below (hopefully). LAUNCH ALERT! Tonight, Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 22:30 EST (03:30 UTC on the 15th), the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) will be launching a Polar … Continue reading

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