News Archive / Tagged: AMOS-17
Gallery: SpaceX completes second flight in less than two weeks with AMOS-17Jason RhianAugust 6th, 2019
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket with the AMOS-17 spacecraft on Tuesday Aug. 6, 2019. The flight helped reiterate the company's ability to rapidly turn around and prepare for the next flight.
SpaceX breaks AMOS jinx with flight of AMOS-17Patrick AttwellAugust 6th, 2019
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — It can be said that SpaceX hasn’t had the best of luck when it comes to AMOS payloads. That unlucky streak was broken today with the launch of a Falcon 9 rocket and its passenger, the AMOS-17 spacecraft.
AMOS-17 flight atop SpaceX Falcon 9 delayed indefinitelyJason RhianAugust 4th, 2019
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- The flight of Spacecom's AMOS-17 telecommunications satellite has been postponed indefinitely according to a tweet posted by the Air Force Space Command on Aug. 3. This delay comes shortly after SpaceX, the launch service provider, had announced an issue with the rocket and the need for additional testing.
Suspect valve delays AMOS-17 launchJason RhianAugust 1st, 2019
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- With several tropical disturbances bearing down on the Sunshine State, an issue with the AMOS-17 Falcon 9 has caused the satellite's launch to be delayed.
Spacecom’s faith in SpaceX remains solid in lead up to AMOS-17 launchJason RhianAugust 1st, 2019
CAPE CANAVERAL, FLa. -- SpaceX might be based out of California, but the NewSpace company is making its presence known in Florida. An upcoming flight could serve as a renewal of sorts for a relationship with one of the company's clients.