Astranis Block 2 Mission

Astranis Block 2 Mission

Falcon 9 JUN TBD 2024

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the Astranis Block 2 mission from SLC-40 or LC-39A, Florida, United States.

Last updated: May 10, 2024

Launch Information

Launch Information

Launch Vehicle Details

Mission NameAstranis Block 2 Mission
Launch SiteSLC-40 or LC-39A, Florida, United States
Launch VehicleFalcon 9
AgencySpaceX
Launch DateJUN TBD 2024
A SpaceX Falcon 9 will launch 4 MicroGEO satellites for Astranis. The satellites are designed to be much smaller than typical GEO sats and are therefore deployed closer to GEO, cutting down on the time between deployment and operation.

Launch Vehicle - Falcon 9

Height70 m / 229.6 ft
Diameter3.7 m / 12 ft
Mass549054 Kg / 1207920 lb
Stages2
Payload To LEO22800 Kg / 50265 lb
Payload To GTO8300 Kg / 18300 lb
Payload To Mars4020 Kg / 8860 lb
Burn Time397 sec
PropellantLOX / RP-1
Number Of Engine1 vacuum