SpaceX Dragon V2 Prototype Ready for Pad Abort Test

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The long awaited Pad Abort Test for SpaceX’s Dragon Version 2 (this will be a prototype) is scheduled to take place on Tuesday May 5, 2015 at Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS), Florida, with the test window opening at 09:30 EDT (13:30 UTC).

via SpaceX Dragon V2 Prototype Ready for Pad Abort Test.

SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch for Thales

On Monday, April 27 at 19:03 EDT a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket left 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. Launch is all the way at the end at 1:08:54.

via SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch for Thales.

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