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Falcon 9 SXM-8

SpaceX launches the second of two next generation satellites for SiriusXM from SLC-40, Cape Canaveral Space Force Station. The spacecraft will be delivered into a sub-synchronous geostationary transfer orbit and will replace XM-4 in geostationary orbit. The booster for this mission will land on an ASDS.

Launch Information

Launch Date

Sunday 6th June 2021 at 04:26 UTC

Launch Pad

CCSFS SLC 40

Rocket

Falcon 9

Booster

B1061.3

Launch Success

Yes

Landing Attempt

Yes

Landing Success

Yes

Landing Site

Just Read The Instructions

Payloads

Payload
Customer
Manufacturer
Mass (kg)
Mass (lbs)
Orbit
SXM-8

SiriusXM

SSL

7000
15432.36
GTO

Launch Livestream