SpaceX Launches Telestar 18

A SpaceX Falcon 9 successfully placed the Telestar 18 Vantage/APSTAR 5C communications satellite in a geostationary transfer orbit early Sept. 10 following launch from Cape Canaveral. The Falcon 9 lifted off at 12:45 a.m. EDT, 77 min. into a 4-hr. launch period after waiting out a round of stormy...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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