SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 with the satellite on Board

SpaceX запустила Falcon 9 со спутником на борту

The Satellite Telstar-18 Vantage

The rocket company went into space for the first time last month, sending into orbit a communications satellite Telstar.

In USA at Cape Canaveral in Florida, the SpaceX company launched a rocket into space, the Falcon 9. The media was sent into orbit a communications satellite Vantage Telstar 18 (Apstar-5C). The corresponding video appeared on the official YouTube channel of the company.

SpaceX’s upgraded Falcon 9 to the configuration Block 5 and equip it marches in step B1049.1. The launch took place at 7:30 a.m. Monday, September 10, Kyiv time.

The rocket is sent into space and 7060 kg, 16 kg less than the record set on July 22, 2018. The satellite Telstar-18 Vantage will stay in orbit for about 15 years.

For SpaceX, this launch was the sixteenth in 2018 and sixty seventh in the company’s history.

Earlier it became known that SpaceX will launch the Dragon spacecraft with astronauts on Board in April 2019.Also the Correspondent wrote that the launch of a probe to the Sun has shown on the panoramic video.

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