Falcon 9 Block 5 | Nova-C IM-1

Falcon 9 Block 5 | Nova-C IM-1

Launch Complex 39A
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

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SpaceX

Space Exploration Technologies Corp., known as SpaceX, is an American aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California. It was founded in 2002 by entrepreneur Elon Musk with the goal of reducing space transportation costs and enabling the colonization of Mars. SpaceX operates from many pads, on the East Coast of the US they operate from SLC-40 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station and historic LC-39A at Kennedy Space Center. They also operate from SLC-4E at Vandenberg Space Force Base, California, usually for polar launches. Another launch site is being developed at Boca Chica, Texas.

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Nova-C IM-1

This is the first flight of Nova-C lander which was developed by Intuitive Machines. This mission is a part of CLPS program and carries various NASA payloads in support of Artemis lunar program, as well as multiple commercial payloads.

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Falcon 9 Block 5


Height 70.00 Meters

Max Stages 2

Mass To GTO 8300 kg

Liftoff Thrust 7607 kN

Diameter 3.65 Meters

Mass To LEO 22800 kg

Liftoff Mass 549 Tonnes


Launch Success 268

Consecutive Success 268

Maiden Flight 2018-05-11

Launch Failures 0


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Serial B1060

Status active

Flight Proven Yes

Flights 19


Landing Attempt Yes

Landing Success Yes

Type RTLS

Location LZ-1


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Cosmic_Penguin

2024-02-15T07:04:35+0000

Launch success and spacecraft AOS.

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2024-02-15T06:05:56+0000

Liftoff.

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LL2

2024-02-15T05:11:50+0000

Livestream has started

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2024-02-14T04:27:54+0000

Scrubbed for the day.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2024-02-13T16:45:15+0000

Updated launch weather.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2024-02-04T07:59:35+0000

Tweaked T-0.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2024-02-02T03:37:39+0000

Added launch time.

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2024-01-23T15:02:58+0000

NET February 14.

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2023-12-31T07:07:54+0000

NET February 10.

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2023-12-19T22:03:40+0000

NET mid-February 2024.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2023-12-09T18:38:39+0000

Added approximate launch time.

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2023-10-27T23:20:12+0000

NET January 12, 2024.

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2023-10-27T02:18:38+0000

No longer listed for mid-November 2023.

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2023-10-03T23:36:10+0000

NET November 16.

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2023-08-14T23:09:48+0000

NET November 15.

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2022-09-03T01:25:22+0000

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2022-03-25T22:10:08+0000

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Programs

Commercial Lunar Payload Services

Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS) is a NASA program to contract transportation services able to send small robotic landers and rovers to the Moon's south polar region.

Related Events

Nova-C IM-1 News Conference

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NASA and Intuitive Machines will host a news conference following the conclusion of the IM-1 mission. Participants in the news conference include: - Joel Kearns, deputy associate administrator, Exploration, Science Mission Directorate, NASA - Sue Lederer, CLPS project scientist, NASA - Steve Altemus,CEO, Intuitive Machines - Tim Crain, CTO, Intuitive Machines

Nova-C IM-1 Post Landing Media Teleconference

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NASA and Intuitive Machines will host a televised news conference at 5 p.m. EST Friday, Feb. 23, to detail the Odysseus lander’s historic soft Moon landing. Participants in the news conference include: - Joel Kearns, Exploration, Science Mission Directorate - Prasun Desai, Space Technology Mission Directorate - Steve Altemus, CEO, Intuitive Machines - Tim Crain, CTO , Intuitive Machines

Nova-C IM-1 Lunar Landing

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Intuitive Machines Nova-C IM-1 lunar lander will attempt to land on the surface of the Moon.

Nova-C IM-1 Lunar Delivery Readiness Teleconference

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NASA will hold a lunar delivery readiness media teleconference with the following participants: - Joel Kearns, deputy associate administrator for Exploration, Science Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters - Debra Needham, program scientist, Exploration Science Strategy and Integration Office, NASA Headquarters - Trent Martin, vice president, Space Systems, Intuitive Machines - William Gerstenmaier, vice president, Build and Flight Reliability, SpaceX - Arlena Moses, launch weather officer, Cape Canaveral Space Force Station’s 45th Weather Squadron

Nova-C IM-1 Science Media Teleconference #2

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NASA will hold a science media teleconference with the following participants: - Susan Lederer, CLPS project scientist, NASA’s Johnson Space Center - Farzin Amzajerdian, principal investigator, Navigation Doppler Lidar, NASA’s Langley Research Center - Tamara Statham, co-principal investigator, Lunar Node-1, NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center - Daniel Cremons, deputy principal investigator, Laser Retro-Reflector Array, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center - Nat Gopalswamy, principal investigator, Radio Observations of the Lunar Surface Photoelectron Sheath, NASA Goddard - Michelle Munk, principal investigator, Stereo Camera for Lunar Plume-Surface Studies, NASA Langley - Lauren Ameen, deputy project manager, Radio Frequency Mass Gauge, NASA’s Glenn Research Center

Nova-C IM-1 Science Media Teleconference

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NASA will host a media teleconference, to discuss its science and technology demonstrations flying aboard Intuitive Machines’ first flight to the Moon as part of the agency’s CLPS (Commercial Lunar Payload Services) initiative and Artemis campaign. Briefing participants include: - Joel Kearns, deputy associate administrator for exploration, Science Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters - Debra Needham, program scientist, Exploration Science Strategy and Integration Office, NASA Headquarters - Chris Culbert, program manager, CLPS, NASA Johnson Space Center - Trent Martin, vice president, Space Systems, Intuitive Machines

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