SpaceX Es’hail-2 Mission Patch
Es’hail-2 Mission Patch
SpaceX is targeting launch of the Es’hail-2 satellite on Thursday, November 15 from Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The primary launch window opens at 3:46 p.m. EST and closes at 5:29 p.m. EST on Thursday, November 15. The satellite will be deployed approximately 32 minutes after liftoff. A backup launch window opens at 3:48 p.m. EST and closes at 5:29 p.m. EST, on Friday, November 16. Falcon 9’s first stage for the Es’hail-2 mission previously supported the Telstar 19 VANTAGE mission in July 2018. Following stage separation, SpaceX will attempt to land Falcon 9’s first stage on the “Of Course I Still Love You” droneship, which will be stationed in the Atlantic Ocean.