SPACEX FALCON 9 BULGARIASAT-1 LAUNCH LIVE STREAM
SPACEX will be launching the Falcon 9 from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida in just a few minutes. Here is a livestream link!
- •"Watch live as SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket launches and attempts to deliver BulgariaSat-1 to a Geostationary Transfer Orbit. The launch is at Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida."
- •"According to SpaceX, BulgariaSat-1 is the first geostationary communications satellite in Bulgaria’s history. The rocket, Falcon 9, will attempt a landing on the “Of Course I Still Love You” drone ship, which will be stationed in the Atlantic Ocean, according to SpaceX."
- •The satellite that is being launched was designed to have a 15 year lifetime and weighs around 8,100 pounds.
- •It is being sent to be put in orbit around 22,300 miles over the equator.
- •The satellite cost $235 million and 12 years to complete.
- •So far the rocket has launched and the first stage of the rocket has been recovered.
- •They are currently going through a one minute burn of the second stage engine and the Bulgariasat will be separated in about 6 minutes.
- •Payload separation should be occurring in about ten seconds.
- •The satellite has separated and the livestream is now ending.