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Thu Jan 05 10:46:42 EST 2017 | WUSA9
LEESBURG, VA (WUSA9) - The Satellite Network Operations Center at Iridium is rehearsing for a new satellite to be launched on a SpaceX rocket that will start replacing an aging commercial constellation. Iridium, a company out of McLean, Virginia, worked with SpaceX to launch the first of 10 new satellites on the Falcon 9 rocket from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. It’s all part of the new $3 billion NEXT constellation, a mission geared at replacing the aging commercial constellation..

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