Tag Archives: GRACE-FO

Changing Earth’s Water Supply as Shown by NASA’s Satellites

Water is the life of all living beings on earth. And yet, when water is used, no one bothers to think about where it came from and how it is being utilised. Water is being used in the daily lives in many different ways.  Recently, NASA has used satellites of the very first kind to…
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SpaceX launches five Iridium satellites and twin science spacecraft

Space X has recently launched 5 Iridium next satellites for German Research center for GeoScience and NASA on May 22nd. The last attempt was made by the same vehicle for a significant launch in January, and it was a big failure. This was the final mission of Falcon 9. It launched the first satellite into…
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SpaceX Starts NASA Probes to Track Earth’s Water 

The ride-share mission got lifted off on a pre flown Falcon 9 rocket. Liftoff for the GRACE Follow-On, proceeding with the heritage of GRACE mission of following the development of water over our planet. NASA TV's dispatch analyst said this. Sammy Kayali, chief for the workplace mission of Mission Safety and accomplishment at the NASA's…
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SpaceX releases two satellites to track earth’s water

On May 22, SpaceX lifted off two brand new satellites and five Iridium next communication satellites into space. The satellites were lifted in a Falcon 9 rocket from the Vanderberg Air Force Base which is located in California at 3:47 pm EDT. According to Gay Yee Hill who is the TV launch commentator of NASA…
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SpaceX rocket to make a pit stop 305 miles up in space

Falcon 9 rocket of the SpaceX company will be all set to carry two payloads into the orbit. Scientists believe that this launch will be pretty exciting one. It will be sending five communication satellites for Iridium which needs to get positioned at 500 miles up from the Earth’s surface. However, a NASA mission needs…
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SpaceX Will Launch NASA and Iridium Satellites

GRACE-FO is one of the popular satellite missions, which have gained massive popularity in recent times. The satellite mission is now following the ultimate footsteps of NASA's GRACE mission. It is on the way of proving itself successful. It has been characterized by Earth's gravitational field right from the orbit in great detail from the…
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The Launch of GRACE-FO and Iridium Satellites Postponed to May 22. 

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 will not be making the trip to space on Saturday, May 19 as scheduled. The firm has postponed the launch to Tuesday, May 22. According to the SpaceX, the delay is due to some minor processing issues.  Falcon 9 was scheduled to launch 5 Iridium satellites and NASA’s GRACE-FO satellite on May…
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SpaceX launch of NASA and Iridium satellites delayed

Two critical NASA earth observation satellites have been postponed until May 22. These two satellites involve NASA’s Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Follow-on (GRACE-FO) mission as well as five Iridium Next Commercial communication satellites which were all set to lift off from the ground on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket on last Saturday (May 19).…
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