SpaceX Successful Launch Of Falcon 9
Posted on: 04/28/2015 07:47 AM

Falcon 9 lifted off at 7:03pm ET carrying the TurkmenÄlem52E/MonacoSat satellite to geo transfer orbit.


SpaceX’s customer for this mission is Thales Alenia Space. With this flight, the Falcon 9 rocket will deliver the TurkmenÄlem52E/MonacoSat satellite to a geosynchronous transfer orbit. The Thales launch window is targeted to open at approximately 6:14pm EDT on Monday, April 27, 2015, from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. If all goes as planned, the satellite will be deployed approximately 32 minutes after liftoff. A live launch webcast will begin here at 6:00pm EDT.



Source: http://www.spacex.com/webcast/



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