SpaceX Conducts Back-To-Back Launches

SpaceX performed two launches just over 48 hours apart over the weekend, orbiting Bulgaria’s first communications satellite on June 23 and then lofting 10 Iridium satellites June 25. The back-to-back missions come as SpaceX tries to catch up to its already-packed manifest. The Iridium launch took...
Jen DiMascio

Based in Washington, Jen previously managed Aviation Week’s worldwide defense, space and security coverage.

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