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  • Insider Exclusive: Video of SpaceX Falcon 9 launch with TurkmenAlem satellite

    Jason RhianApril 28th, 2015

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla — Prior to Space Exploration Technologies’ (SpaceX ) successful launch of a Falcon 9 v1.1 rocket with its payload of the first Turkmenistan satellite, TurkmenAlem52E/MonacoSAT, the media was escorted out to Cape Canaveral Air force Station’s Space Launch Complex 40. Their reason for the trip – was to place remote cameras to record the […]

  • SFI Live Webcast of SpaceX Falcon 9 launch with Turkmenalem satellite

    Jason RhianApril 27th, 2015

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla — SpaceFlight Insider will be hosting its live pre launch coverage from tonight’s launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 v1.1 rocket with its payload of the first satellite to be lofted on behalf of Turkmenistan. The launch window is currently set to open at 6:14 p.m. EDT and will extend for an […]

  • SpaceX to launch first Turkmenistan satellite tomorrow – weather permitting

    Joe LatrellApril 26th, 2015

    Less than two weeks after Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX ) successfully launched the sixth Commercial Resupply Service mission (CRS-6) to the International Space Station, the Hawthorne, California-based firm is prepping yet another Falcon 9 v1.1 rocket for flight. SpaceX continues to ramp up their launch capabilities, this time planning on sending a commercial satellite aloft. SpaceX […]