SPACEX ECHOSTAR XXIII MISSION PATCH

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SPACEX ECHOSTAR XXIII MISSION PATCH

EchoStar XXIISPACEX  Mission Mission Overview:

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket will deliver EchoStar XXIII, a commercial communications satellite for EchoStar Corporation, to a Geostationary Transfer Orbit (GTO). EchoStar is a premier global provider of satellite and video delivery solutions. SpaceX is targeting launch of EchoStar XXIII from historic Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The two and a half hour launch window opens on Tuesday, March 14. The satellite will be deployed approximately 34 minutes after launch. A backup launch window opens on Thursday, March 16. The EchoStar XXIII mission will be SpaceX’s second launch from LC-39A at Kennedy Space Center. SpaceX will not attempt to land Falcon 9’s first stage after launch due to mission requirements.