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LAUNCH ALERT: Monday, April 27, 2015 at 18:14 EDT (22:14 UTC) a SpaceX Falcon 9, version 1.1 rocket will be launching from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS), Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40 or “SLICK-40”) carrying the TurkmenAlem52E/MonacoSat 1 communications satellite for Thales Alenia and the Turkmenistan government and provide communications for Central Asia.
This flight will not be a first stage ASDS landing attempt. This will be the Falcon 9’s 18th flight “F9-18” and the Falcon 9 version 1.1 (F9v1.1) 13th flight.
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