SpaceX and SES Announce Satellite Launch AgreementMarch 17, 2011 at 8:07 am | Posted in Space Law Current Events | Leave a comment
by Sara M. Langston with the blog faculty
Hawthorne, CA / Luxembourg – March 14, 2011 – As the Satellite 2011 conference kicked off in Washington, D.C., Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) and SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) today announced an agreement to launch an SES satellite using the Falcon 9 rocket.
The SES-8 satellite is scheduled to launch in the first quarter of 2013 from SpaceX’s Launch Complex 40 at the Air Force Station at Cape Canaveral, Florida. [Full story]