Spaceflight Now’s Stephen Clark interviews Barbara Cohen, Lunar Flashlight principal investigator from NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center. The Lunar Flashlight CubeSat will be a rideshare payload alongside the ispace Hakuto-R Mission 1.
In this time-lapse video a Falcon 9 rocket is seen going upright at Cape Canaveral’s launch pad 40 on Nov. 29, 2022, ahead of the planned launch of ispace’s HAKUTO-R Mission 1, the first privately-led Japanese mission to attempt a lunar landing.
A Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center at 2:25 a.m. EST (1425 GMT) on Thursday, March 3, 2022, carrying 47 Starlink broadband internet satellites into orbit. (4K video)