Earth Observation Mission News
SpaceX Completes Falcon 9 Static Fire Test Ahead of RADARSAT Launch
09 June 2019
SpaceX has confirmed a successful static fire test of the Falcon 9 rocket that will carry three Canadian Earth observation satellites to orbit.
The static fire test of the Falcon 9 was completed on 8 June and confirmed by SpaceX on the company's Twitter account. The rocket is expected to lift off carrying the RADARSAT Constellation at 14:17 UTC on 12 June from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
Source: Rocket Rundown
Image credit: SpaceX - A Falcon 9 is prepared for launch at Vandenberg Air Force Base on 25 July, 2018