Falcon Heavy | EchoStar 24/Jupiter-3

Falcon Heavy | EchoStar 24/Jupiter-3

Launch Complex 39A
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

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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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EchoStar 24/Jupiter-3

Geostationary communications satellite built by Maxar Technologies for EchoStar. With a capacity of 500 Gbps, its purpose is to relieve broadband capacity constraints in the Americas.

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Falcon Heavy


Height 70.00 Meters

Max Stages 3

Mass To GTO 26700 kg

Liftoff Thrust 22819 kN

Diameter 12.20 Meters

Mass To LEO 63800 kg

Liftoff Mass 1400 Tonnes


Launch Success 9

Consecutive Success 9

Maiden Flight 2018-02-06

Launch Failures 0


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Core


Serial B1074

Status expended

Flight Proven Yes

Flights 1


Landing Attempt No

Landing Success Unknown

Type EXP

Location ATL


Strap-On Booster


Serial B1064

Status active

Flight Proven Yes

Flights 5


Landing Attempt Yes

Landing Success Yes

Type RTLS

Location LZ-1


Strap-On Booster


Serial B1065

Status active

Flight Proven Yes

Flights 5


Landing Attempt Yes

Landing Success Yes

Type RTLS

Location LZ-2


Updates

Cosmic_Penguin

2023-07-29T07:55:54+0000

Launch success.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2023-07-29T03:04:22+0000

Liftoff.

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LL2

2023-07-29T02:44:52+0000

Livestream has started

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Cosmic_Penguin

2023-07-28T00:45:36+0000

Fixed launch window.

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Jay

2023-07-27T20:29:32+0000

Delayed per FAA advisory

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Cosmic_Penguin

2023-07-27T03:18:04+0000

Confirmed next attempt on July 27 LT.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2023-07-27T03:08:37+0000

Scrubbed for the day.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2023-07-27T03:04:02+0000

Hold.

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LL2

2023-07-27T02:44:49+0000

Livestream has started

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Cosmic_Penguin

2023-07-25T02:18:10+0000

GO for launch.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2023-07-24T16:45:35+0000

Updated launch window and weather.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2023-07-24T02:25:46+0000

Weather 80% GO.

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Nosu

2023-07-20T07:30:18+0000

Setting T-0

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Cosmic_Penguin

2023-07-20T03:59:45+0000

NET July 27 UTC.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2023-07-19T14:01:12+0000

NET July 23/24 per marine navigation warnings.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2023-07-17T11:55:33+0000

Revert to NET July TBD.

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Nosu

2023-07-04T05:57:57+0000

Targeting July 31st

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Nosu

2023-07-02T18:33:42+0000

Adding T-0

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Cosmic_Penguin

2023-06-23T04:44:30+0000

Moved up to NET July 2023.

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Nosu

2023-05-05T19:34:22+0000

NET August

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Nosu

2023-05-02T14:59:43+0000

NET July 18

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Nosu

2022-10-04T07:10:23+0000

H1 2023

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Nosu

2022-05-16T18:03:19+0000

Adding launch NET Q1 2023

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