Falcon Heavy • Space Test Program-2

Press Release

It will be first contracted launch of Falcon Heavy rocket. Mission is under Space Test Program 2 run by U.S. Air Force. Various test and demonstration satellites will be launched including Lightsail, COSMIC-2, GPIM, ARMANDILLO, BCP-100, Oculus-ASR, ISAT demonstrator, DSX (Deployable Structures Experiment), FalconSat-7, NPSat-1, Prox-1 and OTB-1 satellite. For now it is known that Falcon Heavy rocket core will utilize Falcon-9 1.1v design but side boosters will be manufactured with modernized Falcon-9 1.2v.