SpaceX launches Intelsat 35e satellite on third try

Thursday 6 July 2017 | 10:10 CET | News
Intelsat35e satellite, the fourth of the Intelsat EpicNG high-throughput satellites, was launched successfully after SpaceX twice-postponed the launch of the satellite. The launch is the tenth Falcon 9 mission by SpaceX in 2017. Manufactured by Boeing, Intelsat 35e is a high-throughput satellite that will deliver services in the C- and Ku-bands for wireless infrastructure, mobility, broadband, government and media customers in the Americas, the Caribbean, Europe and Africa. It was placed into service at 325.5 degrees East, replacing Intelsat 903, which will be redeployed to another Intelsat

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Intelsat / SpaceX
Countries: World
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