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SpaceX Rocket Puts South Korean Military Satellite Into Orbit

SpaceX Rocket Puts South Korean Military Satellite Into Orbit

A heavy American Falcon 9 rocket on Tuesday, put into orbit the military communications satellite of South Korea ANASIS-II (KMilSatCom 1), said the company-developer of the carrier SpaceX.

The Falcon 9 launch vehicle with a satellite launched from Cape Canaveral at 5:00 Monday local time.

On Monday, July 20 at 5:00 p.m., SpaceX's Falcon 9 launched the ANASIS-II mission from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

The first reusable stage of the Falcon 9 launch vehicle, which was already used to launch the new American manned ship Crew Dragon to the International space station, made a controlled landing on the just Read the Instructions floating platform in the Atlantic eight and a half minutes after launch.