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.
SES said that it is targeting a February 24, 2016 launch date (with a backup date of the 25th) for its new satellite, SES-9.
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.