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JAXA H-IIA to Launch Michibiki 3 Communication Satellite

Image credit & copyright: Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). Launch Alert (UPDATE!): Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 01:00 EDT (05:00 UTC), the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), will be launching the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries H-IIA (H-2A) rocket; Launch Vehicle No. 35 … Continue reading

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SpaceX BulgariaSat 1 & Booster Re-Flight

Images credit & copyright: SpaceX. LAUNCH ALERT: Friday, June 23, 2017 at 14:10 EDT (18:10 UTC), a SpaceX Falcon 9 (B1029.2) will rise from Kennedy Space Center’s legendary Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) to deliver the BulgariaSat 1 communication satellite into … Continue reading

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Ariane 5 VA231 Dual Payload Launch

Image credit & copyright: Arianespace. LAUNCH ALERT: Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 20:30 UTC (16:30 EDT) Arianespace will launch the beautiful and massive heavy lift, Ariane 5 ECA rocket, designated VA231. This mission will deliver a dual payload of Sky Muster … Continue reading

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Arianespace, Ariane 5 Dual Payload Launch This Week

Image credit & copyright: Arianespace. LAUNCH ALERT: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 21:55 UTC (17:55 EDT) Arianespace will launch the beautiful and massive heavy lift, Ariane 5 ECA rocket, designated VA232. This mission will deliver a dual payload of Intelsat 33e … Continue reading

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Russia’s Vostochny Cosmodrome Ready for Debut

Images Credit & Copyright: JSC/SRC Progress of the first Soyuz at Vostochny Cosmodrome.  See below for all the links you need. LAUNCH ALERT: On Wednesday, April 27 at 02:01 UTC (22:01 EDT on the 26th) a Russian Soyuz 2-1a rocket … Continue reading

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Arianespace Ariane 5 Second Launch of 2016 Next Week

Image Credit & Copyright: Arianespace image of the launch of VA-228. LAUNCH ALERT: Wednesday, March 9, 2015 at 05:22 UTC (00:22 EST) Arianespace will launch the massive and beautiful Ariane 5 ECA rocket (designated Flight VA229) for the second time … Continue reading

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SpaceX to Launch SES-9

Image Credit & Copyright: SpaceX. LAUNCH ALERT: Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 18:35 EST (23:35 UTC), an upgraded SpaceX Falcon 9 Full Thrust (FT) rocket will be launching from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS), Space Launch Complex 40 … Continue reading

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