Enlarge The Falcon 9 first stage being used Wednesday first flew in February 2017 on a the CRS-10 space station supply
12 October, 2017, 11:37
The Falcon 9 rocket "is now standing on the deck", said the SpaceX commentator, as video images showed the smoking rocket securely parked on the platform.
According to SpaceX, the satellite being launched is a "high-powered hybrid Ku and C-band communications satellite" built for United States-based EchoStar and Luxembourg-based SES.
This was the booster's second successful landing; the first came on February 19, when the rocket stage helped send SpaceX's Dragon cargo capsule on an uncrewed resupply run to the International Space Station (ISS) for NASA.
Another SpaceXFalcon 9 rocket blasted into low-earth orbit just after 5:30 a.m. on October 9 from Vandenberg Air Force Base.
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The preflown rocket booster that lifted the satellite and the upper-stage rocket carrying it outside Earth's atmosphere blasted off at 3:53 p.m. PDT from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
It was the second Falcon 9 liftoff this week, coming after a launch from California on Monday that successfully put 10 Iridium Next telecom satellites in orbit.
"Couldn't be more flawless weather for a launch", said a commentator on SpaceX's live webcast. Of note, this will be the third time that SpaceX will have launched a previously flown booster. "You can see the EchoStar 105/SES-11 satellite successfully deployed from the top of the Falcon 9 second stage, gliding away into space". At the time, Chief Technology Officer Martin Halliwell said the successful mission "made a little bit of history and opened the door to a whole new era of spaceflight".
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