The company's Falcon 9 rocket, with a used first stage, launched from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force at 12:29 a.m. Monday. According to the mission's press kit, the Falcon 9 rocket's second stage will deploy the satellite 32 minutes and 14 seconds after liftoff.
The National Weather Service had predicted decent weather for the launch with only a 20 percent chance of rain, with gusts as high as 18 to 20 miles per hour and sky cover of about 50 percent in the Titusville area.
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SpaceX has also tried several times to snatch Falcon 9 nose cones out of the sky with a net-equipped boat called Mr. Steven, so that these $6 million pieces of equipment can be reused.
SpaceX will not attempt to recover the first stage-the rocket will instead fall into the ocean.
6 people killed by erupting volcano in Guatemala
The volcano, about 40km south-west of the capital Guatemala City, has been spewing black smoke and ash into the sky. Mr Cabañas later said the dead included a member of his agency's staff.
Engineers and technicians with SpaceX are presently assessing the health and resiliency of that booster to ensure that these Block 5 variants can be flown multiple times without significant refurbishment.
"SES-12's high throughput capabilities are SES's answer to soaring connectivity demand in the aeronautical and maritime segments in the Asia-Pacific region", SES representatives wrote in a statement.
Zverev, Thiem win to set up French Open quarter-final
Zverev was taken to five sets by Dusan Lajovic in the second round and saved match point against Damir Dzumhur in the third round. The second seed recovered to win from two-sets-to-one down for a third consecutive match at the French Open on Sunday.