Tag: falcon 9

Falcon 9 Malfunction: 20 Satellites to Re-Enter Earth’s Atmosphere

July 15, 2024

SpaceX has confirmed that 20 satellites launched from a Falcon 9 rocket in California will re-enter Earth’s atmosphere after the rocket’s second stage experienced a malfunction. The company reported a liquid oxygen leak during the second stage, resulting in insufficient thrust to achieve the intended orbit. SpaceX’s official statement highlighted that the minimal ignition in…

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 booster lands on land.

June 5, 2023

A vapor cone can be seen when going from supersonic to subsonic speed. Along with that, local residents also experience Sonic Boom. The course is controlled by moving the Grid Fins on top of the Booster to control the flow of air. Extend the landing legs only just before landing to avoid affecting aerodynamics. The…

At the end of April, we will know if a private space project will successfully soft land on the moon for the first time. Stay tuned to see if a UAE Space Agency rover will land on the moon in April.

March 25, 2023

Built by the Japanese private company ispace, the Hakuto-r lander launched on December 11 aboard a Falcon-9 rocket and entered lunar orbit on March 21. The Hakuto-r Lander weighs about 1000 Kg and carries the Rasheed Lunar Rover weighing 10 Kg. If the mission is successful, Hakuto-r will be the first private probe to soft…

Falcon 9 rocket creating an amazing twilight phenomenon in the nightsky! ⁇

August 11, 2021

The Twilight Phenomenon is a phenomenon that is visible to ground observers as a booster rocket or missile ascends from darkness to sunlight.This phenomenon usually occurs 30 minuted before sunrise or 60 minutes after sunset.