The private spaceflight company's Falcon 9 rocket launched the satellite on May 27, 2016. It was the second launch SpaceX has completed for the Bangkok-based company. An ocean droneship landing was attempted for first stage of the rocket.
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On May 27, 2016, SpaceX launched the Thaicom 8 communications satellite, and succeeded in bringing the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket down for a landing on a ship at sea.
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A European satellite spotted a potential oil slick in the area of the eastern Mediterranean Sea where an EgyptAir jet disappeared with 66 people on board, the European Space Agency (ESA) said on Friday. A second image taken at 0400 GMT on Friday showed that the slick had drifted by about 5 km. The ESA said it ....(more)
(added: May 20, 2016 at 07:42 am)