LOS ANGELES | The Latest: 10 new Iridium satellites delivered to orbit
LOS ANGELES — Jan 11, 2019—The Latest on the launch of 10 communications satellites by SpaceX (all times local):
Ten new satellites for Iridium Communications‘ global network have been successfully deployed in orbit after launch from California.
The satellites were individually released from the upper stage of a Falcon 9 rocket that blasted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base on Friday morning.
Iridium now has 75 new satellites in orbit, including nine spares.