SpaceX is preparing again to launch a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the SES-12 spacecraft after its Friday launch was canceled for additional testing. The original plan was for SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket to power the mission, but Musk said a few months ago that the company would probably use its "Big F-ing Rocket" (BFR) instead. The window to launch the rocket opens at 12:29 a.m. Monday and last for four hours.
Trudeau says Canada won't be pushed around by USA on tariffs
Trudeau says Canada has a "vested interest" in seeing the US economy do well, because it's so interconnected with our own. Trump also said in a separate tweet that "The United States must, at long last, be treated fairly on Trade".
The satellite could help broadcast television programs directly to more than 18 Million households in the Asia-Pacific region, along with the SES-8 satellite, launched in 2013 by SpaceX. The satellites will provide pay-TV operators the reliability and scalability to elevate viewing experiences by adding more content and delivering higher-quality picture quality to address the ever-increasing audience demand for high definition (HD) and Ultra HD content. The BFR is the rocket that SpaceX wants to use to get to Mars, and to make extremely quick Earth-to-Earth journeys. The decline primarily reflects a continuing global slump in manufacturing orders and launch contracts for large commercial satellites.
The SES-12 spacecraft was built by Airbus Defence and Space and will deliver high-speed data across Asia and the Pacific. "And satellite is one, and sometimes the only, way to connect 2G, 3G and 4G to those markets".
U.S. 'playing risky game' with metal tariffs, says EU
Mexico said it would levy tariffs on American farm products, while Canada zeroed in on the same metals that Trump has targeted. The EU, Canada and Mexico also threatened stiff retaliatory tariffs as they pushed back against Trump's moves.
Monday's launch attempt will try to send the 5.4-ton SES-12 communications satellite to a high transfer orbit. Americans to deliver cargo to the worldwide space station using the Cygnus vehicles Orbital ATK and Dragon manufactured by SpaceX. Download the 10 News app now.
North Korea delegation takes letter to US President Donald Trump
Is Trump prepared to life sanctions as a show of good faith to make that happen? "They want to develop as a country", Trump said. It was an effort that ultimately failed as Clinton's time in office ran out, and relations turned sour again after George W.