US carrier rocket Falcon 9 loaded with Israeli AMOS-17 communication satellite successfully lifted off from a space centre in Florida, spacecraft manufacturer SpaceX.
Amos-17, built by Boeing, will provide Ka, Ku and C-band signal transmission and expand Israeli communications satellite operator Spacecom’s coverage in Africa, the Middle East and Europe.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For EPFO/LIC ADO Main 2019:
- Founder of SpaceX: Elon Musk; Established in: 6 May 2002.
Source: The DD News