Falcon-9 1.2V • SES-9

Press Release

SpaceX after loss of FALCON 9 with CRC-7 DRAGON spacecraft is going to launch upgraded FALCON 9 1.2V with SES-9 satellite. SES-9 is broadcasting satellite and is going to help cover growing PayTV markets in Philippines, South and North Asia. Launch is delayed from November and December 2015. Missoin postponed from 24, 25 and 28 February 2016 (due the problems with LOX fueling). After third failed attempt SpaceX did not announced next launch date. For now launch date was set for 1st March 2016 but due the poor weather conditions launch is postponed to 4th March 2016.