SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches comms satellite

SpaceX successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Wednesday, to deliver the Intelsat 35e communications satellite into orbit. The high-throughput Intelsat 35e satellite is part of the ‘Epic’ fleet, providing broadband, video and mobile communications services over eastern North America, the Caribbean, South America, Europe and Africa.