Another successful SpaceX commercial launch

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The competition heats up: After a launch abort at T-12 seconds, the countdown was recycled and SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket lifted off at the very end of its launch window early Tuesday morning, putting an Asiasat communications satellite into orbit.

They still have to fire the thrusters to get the satellite to geosynchronous orbit.


One comment

  • t-dub

    I’m glad SpaceX has not abandoned launch broadcasts like I heard they may. I hope they continue to put cameras on everything. I can’t wait to see the Falcon 9R land on solid ground, that will be incredible!

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