A SpaceX Falcon 9 poised for the March 2017 launch of SES-9 from Cape Canaveral's SLC-40 launch pad. Credit: SpaceX
The U.S. Air Force's X-37B spaceplane landed Oct. 17, 2014 at  Vandenberg Air Force Base, California following 674 days in orbit. Credit: Boeing
X-37B OTV-4 landing
Falcon 9 SpX-11 launch
Falcon 9 SpX-11 LC-39A
F9 LC-39A launch
SpaceX conducted a static fire test of the Falcon 9 rocket April 25 in preparation for an April 30 launch to carry NROL-76 into orbit. Credit: SpaceX
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket - carrying the NROL-76 payload for the NRO - sits on the launch pad April 29 at Launch Complex 39A. The rocket will have to wait at least 24 hours for liftoff after SpaceX scrubbed the launch planned for April 30 due to an issue with a first-stage sensor. Credit: SpaceX
SpaceX Falcon 9 Iridium Next
A United Launch Alliance Delta IV rocket lifts off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., carrying Geosynchronous Space Situational Awareness Program satellites for the Air Force. The service has been stepping up its investment in SSA - both within the military and with the commercial sector. Credit: ULA
Elysium customers receive a smartphone application they can share with family and friends to track the cubesat, which is expected to remain in a sun-synchronous low-Earth orbit for about two years. Credit: Elysium
Falcon 9 Inamrsat launch
Falcon Heavy static fire
Iridium Next Launch SpaceX
Falcon 9 Iridum-1 landing
Iridium SNOC

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