Watch SpaceX launch and land its Falcon 9 rocket on the California coast
Wednesday, 12 June 2019 () This morning, SpaceX is set to launch its sixth Falcon 9 mission of 2019 out of southern California, sending three identical Canadian satellites into orbit. After takeoff, SpaceX will attempt to land its rocket on a landing pad next to the vehicle’s launch site. If successful, it will be the second time SpaceX has landed its vehicle on the California coast.
The trio of satellites going up on today’s flight are part of the RADARSAT Constellation developed by the Canadian Space Agency. The spacecraft are meant to operate nearly 400 miles up, where they will observe Canada’s land and waters, as well as the Arctic. The goal is to gather data on sea ice in nearby oceans and the Great Lakes, as well as the changing ecosystems within Canada....
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched on Wednesday the Radarsat Constellation Mission of Canadian Earth observation satellites from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California in the fog. SpaceX completed its second 'land landing' on the West Coast successfully, the company said. Rough Cut...
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