With less than a week to go, we hope you are as excited as we are for the upcoming Iridium NEXT launch targeted for Monday, October 9 at 5:37AM PDT. The launch will take place at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, with a back-up date of October 10. Please follow the journey by visiting www.IridiumNEXT.com and keeping an eye on http://blog.iridium.com/ for the latest updates.
To share in the excitement, Iridium NEXT launch memorabilia is now available! Whether you want the Iridium NEXT Launch 3 Mission patch, an ornamental pin or official launch t-shirts and hats, Iridium’s Online Merchandise Store is stocked with the latest and greatest items.
On launch day, SpaceX will be hosting a live webcast beginning approximately 15 minutes prior to launch. Click the link below to join us in watching our third set of Iridium NEXT SVs takeoff!
If you are unable to join us during the live webcast, a replay will be made available on http://www.IridiumNEXT.com/ and the SpaceX YouTube page following the event. We look forward to sharing this moment with you, and hope you can join us as we countdown to the third launch of one of the largest tech-upgrades in history!