SpaceX Primed to Launch Second AsiaSat Mission in Three Weeks

The AsiaSat-6 payload undergoes final processing, ahead of its launch on Tuesday, 26 August. Photo Credit: AsiaSat

Three weeks after launching the AsiaSat-8 communications satellite, SpaceX is primed to deliver its sibling, AsiaSat-6, into geostationary transfer orbit at an altitude of 22,236 miles (35,786 km) on Wednesday, 27 August. The Hawthorne, Calif.-based launch […]

SpaceX To Launch AsiaSat 6 and AsiaSat 8 in 2014

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket stands at the company’s launch site in Cape Canaveral Florida. Commercial launches represent over 60 percent of SpaceX’s upcoming missions. Photo Credit: SpaceX

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket stands at the company’s launch site in Cape Canaveral Florida. Commercial launches represent over 60 percent of SpaceX’s upcoming missions. Photo Credit: SpaceX

 

Commercial Launches Now Represent Over 60 Percent of SpaceX’s Manifest

Hawthorne, CA / Hong Kong, February 8th, 2012 – Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX), the world’s […]