Falcon 9 Block 5 | Starlink 24

Falcon 9 Block 5 | Starlink 24

Space Launch Complex 40
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

A batch of 60 satellites for Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system.

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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 has many pads, on the East Coast of the US they own SLC-40 at Cape Canaveral and LC-39A at the Kennedy Space Center for their lower inclination launches. They also own SLC-4E at Vandenberg, California for their high inclination launches. Another site is also being developed at Boca Chica, Texas.

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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 61

Consecutive Success 61

Maiden Flight 2018-05-11

Launch Failures 0


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Serial B1060

Status Active

Flight Proven Yes

Flights 7


Landing Attempt Yes

Landing Success Yes

Type ASDS

Location JRTI


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Nosu

2021-04-29T04:51:04+0000

Successful launch of 60 Starlink satellites.

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Nosu

2021-04-29T03:14:55+0000

Weather 90%

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SwGustav

2021-04-27T17:38:27+0000

NET April 29th, 03:44 UTC

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Nosu

2021-04-26T14:02:43+0000

Weather 80%

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Nosu

2021-04-26T12:18:54+0000

GO per NOTAM 1/4940

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Cosmic_Penguin

2021-04-16T01:31:46+0000

Added launch.

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