Falcon 9 • Koreasat 5A

Photo Event Date: 
Monday, October 30, 2017 -
3:34pm to 5:58pm
Photo Event Name: 
Falcon 9 • Koreasat 5A
Photo Event Location: 
LC-39A, Kennedy Space Center
Photo Event Info: 

Launch window: 1934-2158 GMT (3:34-5:58 p.m. EDT)
Launch site: LC-39A, Kennedy Space Center, Florida

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the Koreasat 5A communications satellite for KTsat based in South Korea. Koreasat 5A will provide direct-to-home television broadcast and other communications services over Korea, Japan, the Philippines, Guam, Indochina, and South Asia. The satellite will also support maritime communications. Delayed from July and Oct. 14.