SpaceX and its ninth launch of the year


Bangabandhu-1 which is the first communication satellite of Bangladesh was launched to space on 11 May this year. It was started with the help of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. This rocket is said to be updated and improved. The rocket took off from the Kennedy Space Center located in Florida. Bangabandhu-1 was launched and placed on the orbit of Earth. It reached the orbit at about 33 minutes after it was launched from Kennedy. The Falcon 9 rocket got renewed and upgraded to get better and much higher power. It got equipped with about 100 new upgrades, and it has a very news Block-5 booster. This rocket after landing Bangabandhu-1 returned to a floating vessel platform on the Pacific Ocean. This rocket is also said that it can be reused about ten times. Newly designed Falcon 9 can be used to launch spacecraft at a much lower cost, and this is regarded to be of great importance to the business model of SpaceX company.