SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket launched BulgariaSat-1, a commercial communications satellite, from Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, on 23 June 2017, at 19:10 UTC (15:10 EDT). Following stage separation, Falcon 9’s first stage landed on the “Of Course I Still Love You” droneship, stationed in the Atlantic Ocean. Falcon 9’s first stage for this mission previously supported the Iridium-1 mission in January 2017. BulgariaSat-1 is the first geostationary communications satellite in Bulgaria’s history.
SpaceX BulgariaSat-1 Mission
Falcon 9 launches BulgariaSat-1 satellite & Falcon 9 first stage landing
23 June 2017