TAG: SpaceX

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket orbited the first GPS III satellite on Dec. 23, 2018. (Photo: SpaceX)

First GPS III satellite flies to historic perch in space

January 8, 2019

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket orbited the first GPS III satellite on Dec. 23, 2018. (Photo: SpaceX)

First GPS III satellite successfully launched

December 27, 2018

A Falcon 9 rocket awaits launch. Photo: SpaceX

First GPS III launch delayed for rocket issues

December 19, 2018

GPS III SV01 is now encapsulated and awaiting launch scheduled for Dec. 18. (Photo: Lockheed Martin)

First GPS III satellite encapsulated for Dec. 18 SpaceX launch

December 11, 2018

(Photo: SpaceX)

U.S. Air Force awards GPS III launch services contract

March 14, 2018

Source: Iridium

Second set of Iridium NEXT satellites in orbit

June 27, 2017

Image: GPS World

System of Systems: Brexit may oust UK from Galileo work

April 26, 2017

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Team Vandenberg launches its first SpaceX launch from Space Launch Complex-4 Sept. 29, 2013. 30th Space Wing's 1st Air and Space Test Squadron was the lead for all launch site certification activities at Vandenberg for SpaceX as an Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle New Entrant. The squadron evaluated SpaceX's flight and ground systems, processes and procedures for the upgraded Falcon-9 rocket. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Yvonne Morales)

SpaceX wins second US Air Force contract to launch GPS III

March 15, 2017