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  • Video: SFI launch highlights for ULA Delta IV Heavy with NROL-37

    Jason RhianJune 12th, 2016

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceFlight Insider has covered a vast array of missions – and each is different. However, the flight of a satellite for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) has to go on record as being one of the louder missions our team of trained professionals has heard – and the video our team of professionals has captured is no less stunning.

  • SFI Launch Highlights: SpaceX Falcon 9 launches CRS-8 Dragon to ISS

    Jason RhianApril 10th, 2016

    SpaceFlight Insider captured video of the launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 FT rocket and the Dragon spacecraft that it carried under NASA's CRS-8 mission to the International Space Station. Liftoff occurred at 4:43 p.m. EDT (20:43 GMT) from Cape Canaveral's Space Launch Complex 40 in Florida.

  • SFI Launch Highlights: Atlas V lifts Orbital ATK’s OA-6 Cygnus to ISS

    Jason RhianMarch 30th, 2016

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A lot has to go exactly right for a mission to launch. The same is true in terms of getting video from the launch pad. The OA-6 mission got underway at the very opening of a roughly 30-minute window at 11:05 p.m. EDT (03:05 p.m. GMT) – lighting up the Florida skies and delivering an estimated 7,745 lbs (3,513 kg) of cargo and crew supplies to the International Space Stat...

  • Video: SFI launch highlights for SpaceX Falcon 9 with SES-9

    Jason RhianMarch 5th, 2016

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla -- SpaceX successfully launched the SES-9 communications satellite on one of the company's Falcon 9 rockets on March 4, 2016. Liftoff occurred at 6:35 p.m. EST (23:35 GMT) from the Cape's Launch Complex 40.

  • Video: SFI launch highlights for GPS IIF-12

    Jason RhianFebruary 9th, 2016

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceFlight Insider sets up an array of still and video stations for virtually all of the launches that take place at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. This past week, a United Launch Alliance Atlas V 401 sent the GPS IIF-12 satellite to orbit – and we captured the flight in all its spectacular glory.

  • SFI video launch highlights: SpaceX Falcon 9 with Orbcomm OG2

    Jason RhianDecember 23rd, 2015

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. ― It’s not every day a rocket leaving one of the active pads at the Cape comes back to the U.S. Air Force Station. On Dec. 21, 2015, that is exactly what happened. SFI brought you live coverage of the event, comprehensive articles, social media updates ‒ and now video!

  • SFI Live: Coverage of the launch of SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with the CRS-7 Dragon for NASA

    Jason RhianJune 28th, 2015

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla — Space Exploration Technologies, more commonly known as SpaceX – is poised to launch one of the NewSpace firm’s Falcon 9 v1.1 rockets from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station’s Space Launch Complex 40 in Florida. SpaceFlight Insider brings you directly to the launch site at the Cape with our exclusive live webcast. […]