Intelsat 35e

Intelsat 35e successfully launched

Intelsat’s newest satellite, Intelsat 35e, has successfully launched after two false starts earlier this week. Intelsat 35e launched last night aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 launch vehicle from Cape Canaveral, Florida. It separated from the rocket’s upper stage 32 minutes after launch and Intelsat said that signal acquisition has been confirmed. “The successful launch of […]

Intelsat 35e launch scrapped for second time in two days

The launch of Intelsat’s new satellite, Intelsat 35e, has been aborted at the last moment for the second time in two days. Yesterday’s launch from Cape Canaveral on a SpaceX Falcon 9 launch vehicle was halted 10 seconds before the planned take-off time, prior to rocket ignition. SpaceX attributed the stand-down to “a violation of […]