SpaceX Just Launched A Rocket With A Critical Reused Part
SpaceX Just Launched A Rocket With A Critical Reused Part
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07 August, 2018, 16:20
The first stage was previously used for the Bangabandhu Satellite-1 mission on May 11, sending Bangladesh's first geostationary communications satellite into orbit to provide at least 15 years of broadband internet connectivity to rural areas.
State telecommunications company PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Telkom) witnessed its newest satellite, Satelit Merah Putih, launched into space from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, the United States, at 1:15 a.m. Tuesday, or around midday in Jakarta.
For Telkom Indonesia, the launch restores the state-owned operator's fleet back to three satellites after one of its satellites exploded in orbit last August.
SpaceX has successfully landed the booster on the Of Course I Still Love You barge.
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The first stage rocket was first used in May, and it marks the first time that the more reusable "Block 5" design has reflown after a previous mission.
By 2019, SpaceX founder Elon Musk believes that the company will be able to launch and land a Falcon 9 booster, then launch it again 24 hours later.
Seconds before touchdown, four legs deployed and the rocket settled to an on-target landing. Built by Lockheed Martin, the satellite was 18 years old, operating three years past its design life.
Officials from Telkom Indonesia expected the Telkom 1 satellite, which launched in 1999, to remain operational until Merah Putih's launch.
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"Satellite plays a vital role in our telecommunications infrastructure", said Zulhelfi Abidin, chief technology officer of Telkom Indonesia, in a press release earlier this year.
Next up for SpaceX is launch of Telesat's Telstar 18 VANTAGE communications station from Cape Canaveral around August 17, following by launch of an Earth-observation satellite for Argentina.
SpaceX's next mission is set for launch no earlier than August 23 with the Telstar 18 VANTAGE communications satellite to provide broadcast, enterprise and government communications services over parts of India, China, Mongolia, Southeast Asia, and the Pacific Ocean region.
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