Falcon 9 • Amos 17

Photo Event Date: 
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 -
6:52pm to 8:20pm
Photo Event Name: 
Falcon 9 • Amos 17
Photo Event Location: 
Photo Event Info: 

Launch window: Approx. 2252-0020 GMT on 5th/6th (6:52-8:20 p.m. EDT on 5th)
Launch site: SLC-40, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the Amos 17 communications satellite. Built by Boeing and owned by Spacecom Ltd. of Israel, Amos 17 will provide high-throughput broadband connectivity and other communications services over Africa, the Middle East and Europe. Delayed from May 27, June, July 24 and Aug. 3.