Falcon 9 Block 5
GPS IIIA-1

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GPS-IIIA (Global Positioning System) is the first evolution stage of the third generation of the GPS satellites. It consists of the first ten (known as "tranche") of GPS III satellites. This program will improve position, navigation, and timing services for the warfighter and civil users worldwide and provide advanced anti-jam capabilities yielding superior system security, accuracy and reliability.

Mission Status: On schedule, Date: December 18, 2018 14:10:00 UTC
Mission Type: Navigation
Launch Pad: Space Launch Complex 40, Cape Canaveral, FL

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SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket will deliver 10 satellites to low Earth orbit for Iridium, a global leader in mobile voice and data satellite communications. This is the eighth set of 10 satellites in a series of 75 total satellites that SpaceX will launch for Iridium’s next generation global satellite constellation, Iridium® NEXT.

Mission Status: On schedule, Date: January 7, 2019 15:53:00 UTC
Mission Type: Communications
Launch Pad: Space Launch Complex 4E, Vandenberg AFB, CA

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