SpaceX wins new Cape Canaveral launch contracts

September 14, 2015 1:58 PM

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SpaceX on Monday announced wins of two contracts to launch Spanish and Saudi communications satellites from Cape Canaveral in 2017 and 2018.

A satellite for Hispasat will launch on SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket, launched from pad 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. Saudi Arabia's Arabsat 6A will launch on a Falcon Heavy rocket, which is expected to fly from pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center.

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