Launch site: LC-39A, Kennedy Space Center, Florida (the Apollo launch pad) Destination: Geostationary orbit A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket launched the Arabsat 6A communications satellite for Arabsat of Saudi Arabia. Arabsat 6A will provide Ku-band and Ka-band communications coverage over the Middle East and North Africa regions, as well as a footprint in South Africa. This will be Falcon Heavy's first commercial launch (for a paying customer). In February 2018 SpaceX did a demonstration launch of Falcon Heavy, carrying Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster with Starman up into space. Delayed from first half of 2018 and late 2018. Delayed from March,...
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