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Falcon 9 • Bangabandhu 1

Launch window: TBD
Launch site: Cape Canaveral, Florida


A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the Bangabandhu 1 communications satellite for the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission. The spacecraft will provide broadcasting and telecommunication services to rural areas and introduce direct-to-home television programming across Bangladesh and neighboring countries. The Bangabandhu 1 satellite was built by Thales Alenia Space. Delayed from December, February and April 5. [March 26] 

Earlier Event: April 16
Falcon 9 • TESS
Later Event: May 5
Atlas 5 • InSight