Falcon Heavy • Arabsat 6A

Photo Event Date: 
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 -
6:36pm to 8:35pm
Photo Event Name: 
Falcon Heavy • Arabsat 6A
Photo Event Location: 
LC-39A, Kennedy Space Center
Photo Event Info: 

Launch window: TBD
Launch site: LC-39A, Kennedy Space Center, Florida

A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket will launch the Arabsat 6A communications satellite for Arabsat of Saudi Arabia. Arabsat 6A will provide Ku-band and Ka-band communications coverage over the Middle East and North Africa regions, as well as a footprint in South Africa. Delayed from first half of 2018 and late 2018. Delayed from March.