Ever wanted to see an explosion go only in one direction? Come see a rocket launch! We're watching the live stream from Cape Canaveral.
- Rocket: SpaceX Falcon 9
- Payload: GovSat-1, a joint venture communications satellite for SES and the government of Luxembourg.
- Destination: Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO)
- Launch site: SLC-40, Cape Canaveral, FL
- Booster previous flight count: 1 (NROL-76)
- Landing attempt: NO
- Launch window: Wednesday, January 31st 2018, between 16:25 and 18:46 EST