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Rocket Report: Iranian launch failure, SpaceX rideshare business booming

Date published: 2019-09-01
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Welcome to Edition 2.13 of the Rocket Report! There continues to be no shortage of news about rideshare launches this week, and it appears as though SpaceX has really shaken up the smallsat industry with its newand changingplans to launch satellites for a very low cost. The company also had a big week with its Starhopper test vehicle.
As always, we welcome reader submissions, and if you don't want to miss an issue, please subscribe using the box below (the form will not appear on AMP-enabled versions of the site). Each report will include information on small-, medium-, and heavy-lift rockets as well as a quick look ahead at the next three launches on the calendar.
Iran fails at another orbital launch attempt. Satellite imagery shows that an Iranian rocket appears to have exploded on the launchpad Thursday, NPR reports. Imagery from the commercial company Planet showed smoke billowing from the pad at the Imam Khomeini Space Center in northern Iran. The pad had been given a fresh coat of paint in recent days, and numerous vehicles had been spotted around the site in preparation for the launch attempt.
Not a good batting average ... If you're keeping score at home, this is Iran's third orbital launch failure of 2019, giving the country a record of 0-for-3. The exact type of rocket that failed Thursday is unclear, but the circular pad had previously been used to launch a type of two-stage, liquid-fueled rocket known as the Safir. The rocket is relatively small and can carry only small satellites into orbit. Iran was thought to be preparing for another satellite launch. (submitted by Ken the Bin)
X-37B sets record for spaceflight duration. The Washington Post reports that the Air Force's ultra-secretive, uncrewed spacecraft that looks like a miniaturized version of the space shuttle just broke its own flight record of 719 days in continuous orbit. The spacecraft launched into orb ...

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