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Falcon 1 RatSat

Ratsat was carried to orbit on the first successful orbital launch of any privately funded and developed, liquid-propelled carrier rocket, the SpaceX Falcon 1

Launch Information

Launch Date

Sunday 28th September 2008 at 23:15 UTC

Launch Pad

Kwajalein Atoll

Rocket

Falcon 1

Booster

Merlin2C

Launch Success

Yes

Landing Attempt

No

Payloads

Payload
Customer
Manufacturer
Mass (kg)
Mass (lbs)
Orbit
RatSat

SpaceX

SpaceX

165
363
LEO

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