The SES-12 spacecraft has arrived at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, in preparation for launch on board a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.
UPDATE. SpaceX was forced to scrub Sunday’s launch of a Falcon 9 rocket due to a launch abort at T-9 seconds.
The SES-9 satellite was successfully launched into space on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida.
For the second night in a row, SpaceX postponed the launch of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the SES-9 communications satellite February 25.
UPDATED. SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket will launch the SES-9 communications satellite on Thursday, following a decision to delay the mission ahead of Wednesday’s attempt.
Spacecom has announced that its new Amos-6 satellite will launch in May 2016.
SES-9 has safely arrived at Cape Canaveral, Florida, and is being processed for a mid-January 2016 launch on board Space X’s newly upgraded Falcon 9 rocket.
Following a successful launch the Eutelsat 115 West B, the first all-electric satellite of Eutelsat fleet, is set to enter service in late 2015.
The SES-8 satellite was successfully launched into space at 17:41 EST (23:41 CET) from the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral.