SpaceX is preparing again to launch a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the SES-12 spacecraft after its Friday launch was canceled for additional testing. SpaceX won't attempt to recover the first stage after the launch. The weather appears favorable, with a 70 percent chance of "go" conditions.
If this launch of SpaceX would not have taken place on Monday, the following window was scheduled for Tuesday, 5 June. The first stage is back on the launch pad Sunday for its second flight. So we're going really high.
Halliwell said SES-12, built by Airbus Defense and Space, combines features that would have required two spacecraft just a few years ago, providing direct-to-home television and other communications services through six beams covering an enormous area with multiple beams providing broadband connectivity. According to SES, 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 HD and Ultra HD content. SES-12 is designed for an operational life of some 15 years.
'So five seconds more to burn, a little bit more fuel, and it completely changes the dynamics of the project'.
"We believe there are one billion people in the Asia-Pacific market who still do not have good connectivity to the devices they hold in their hands", said John-Paul Hemingway, CEO of SES Networks. "Ironically, we need to take it apart to confirm it does not need to be taken apart".
International Trade Secretary Liam Fox said the response to the United States tariffs must be "measured and proportionate". Prime Minister Justin Trudeau later met steel executives and said: "We are going to stand up for our workers".
Destiny 2's big new expansion should also considerably shake-up the current state of the game with a host of changes. The future's suddenly looking a lot brighter for Destiny 2 off the back of Bungie's latest livestream.
Prior to the World Cup, Belgium play friendly warm-up matches against Egypt on Wednesday and Costa Rica next Monday. A Cristiano Ronaldo-less Portugal side withstood heavy pressure from Belgium to come away with a goalless draw .
If you have an iPhone do you welcome these changes? Also shown off as a new app called "Measure" that uses AR to measure objects. Apple is also offering tools to give multiple users a different view of the same digital objects viewed from different angles.
Melania Trump's more than three-week absence has spurred conspiracy theories, including that she has moved back to NY . President's wife well, the public didn't strongly believe and have advanced different theories of her disappearance.
Three women who participated in a 1990 protest of the driving ban also were arrested but have since been released . The authorities and the crown prince have attempted to promote themselves as reformers.
Coach, the American maker of high-end luxury goods, announced on Monday that it would buy rival Kate Spade in a $2.4 billion deal. Her impact on the fashion and accessories world will forever be felt by those who knew her and those who were fans of her work.
ITV4 (Sky channel 120) will show Nadal's clash with Gasquet, which will take place on Philippe Chatrier - no earlier than 1.30pm. Third-seeded Garbine Muguruza of Spain has crushed Samantha Stosur 6-0, 6-2 to advance to the fourth round of the French Open .
Some 84 per cent of its steel exports, worth $9.0 billion, were sent south previous year , according to Statistics Canada. By the time I finish trade talks, that will change, ' Trump promised in a tweet Monday morning.
She awaits the victor of Muguruza-Tsurenko. "She's a true champion and she'll work hard and she'll want to get back". Williams hadn't played in a Grand Slam tournament in 16 months, after giving birth to her daughter last September.
Google's G Suite makeover is aimed at saving businesses email hours, opens and time spent on notifications. It also integrated Calendar, Tasks, Keep, and Add-ons to enable use of these apps from within Gmail.
Hundreds of homes destroyed by volcano lava in Hawaii
Mesmerizing video captured by a US Geological Survey helicopter shows the shallow bay rapidly filling in with cooling lava. The lava pushed into beach lots in Kapoho, which has about 350 homes and Vacationland, which has about 150.
Facebook Confirms Data-Sharing Deals with Chinese Tech Firms
ZTE was not among the firms that received access to Facebook data, but it has been the subject of USA national security concerns. Mark Warner, a Virginia Democrat, says he wants to know how Facebook ensured data was not transferred to Chinese servers.
Gaza militants fire rockets towards Israel
Amid the rising tensions with Gaza, the Israeli military is conducting a multi-day exercise in southern Israel. More than 120 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli soldiers using live ammunition on protesters.
Trump to Revives Summit with North Korean Leader
The conference is set to deliberate on whether the June 12 meeting that has been cancelled by President Trump can be reinstated. The US and global press were on the ground to record one of the most significant achievements in the US-North Korea diplomacy.
Djokovic Stunned By Cecchinato
The 12-time grand slam victor was stunned in the quarter-finals at Roland Garros by world No.72 Marco Cecchinato . That Cecchinato would be a semifinal participant was far harder to predict.