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The Falcon 9 rocket put into orbit a satellite government and military communications

Wednesday, January 31, from Cape Canaveral made a successful launch of the carrier rocket Falcon 9 (SpaceX), which put into orbit for the Luxembourg satellite GovSat-1.

Based on the available information, we are talking about classified government and military communication, which will benefit US, the EU, Israel and some other countries in the Middle East and Africa.

As reported in the company SpaceX, when the launch was used the first step, successfully returned to the site after start-up may 1, 2017.

SpaceX reuses the spent first stage for the sixth time. This allows to significantly reduce the cost of launches.

The Falcon 9 rocket put into orbit a satellite government and military communications 01.02.2018

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