The New Paper

January 25, 2021

SpaceX launches record 143 satellites on a single rocket

SpaceX launched a record-setting 143 satellites on a single rocket yesterday. The launch was the first dedicated mission in the company’s “SmallSat Rideshare” program, which aims to provide small satellite operators with more affordable and reliable access to space.
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