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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the SXM 8 satellite for SiriusXM. The satellite will replenish SiriusXM’s fleet p...

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the SXM 8 satellite for SiriusXM. The satellite will replenish SiriusXM’s fleet providing satellite radio programming to consumers across North America. SXM 8 was built by Maxar Technologies, and features a large unfurlable S-band reflector to broadcast radio signals to users on the ground.

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History

B1061/F9-121

Vehicle

Falcon 9 Block V

Location

Space Launch Complex 40, Cape Canaveral, FL

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Deployment
Deployment
Orbit Insertion

Geo-Synchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO)

Mass

7000

Customer

SiriusXM

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Landing
Landing(s)

'Just Read The Instructions' (JRTI), Atlantic Ocean

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