News Archive / Tagged: Polar Orbit
SpaceX launches Transporter-2 Falcon 9 rideshare missionTheresa CrossJune 30th, 2021
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched Transporter-2, the second dedicated rideshare mission for the company, into a polar orbit from Florida.
SpaceX launches first polar launch from Florida in 60 yearsMatt HaskellAugust 30th, 2020
SpaceX has successfully launched the SAOCOM-1B satellite for the Argentinian Space Agency, CONAE – the first polar trajectory launch from Florida’s Space Coast in 60 years.
SpaceX aiming for first polar launch from Florida in 60 yearsCullen DesforgesAugust 28th, 2020
On August 30, SpaceX is planning to make another entry in the modern-day history books, flying a launch trajectory not seen from Florida’s Space Coast in over 60 years. The mission to launch the SAOCOM-1B payload into a sun-synchronous polar orbit is also part of a rare, two-launch day on the Eastern Range.