The job is to place the six-tonne Arabsat-6A satellite into geostationary orbit about 36,000km above the Earth.
The Falcon Heavy's liftoff from Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center created a spectacle, just as it did during the maiden launch. SpaceX engineers accomplished this secondary goal in spectacular fashion today, landing the two side boosters at the nearby Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The Falcon Heavy's main booster to make a hard landing at sea - on a ship positioned hundreds of miles offshore in the Atlantic Ocean.
"The Falcons have landed" Musk wrote on Twitter, inaugurating the first successful recovery of all three rocket boosters, which will be refurbished and re-fly in another Falcon Heavy mission this summer to carry a swarm of military and science satellites for the Air Force. The satellite is meant to provide Internet and mobile phone services for customers in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East.
Because this was an upgraded version of the rocket with unproven changes, SpaceX chief executive Elon Musk cautioned in advance that things might go wrong.
Facebook reportedly bringing messages back to main app Quickly after that, the option to have conversations with friends via Chat was completely removed from the Facebook app. A Facebook spokeswoman said that the company did not have any additional details to share at this time .
NASA offered swift congratulations, tweeting: "From our iconic launch pads at @NASAKennedy, we will continue to support the growing commercial space economy". For its first flight, the Falcon Heavy rocket ferried SpaceX CEO Elon Musk's cherry-red Tesla Roadster and a dummy named Starman to Mars. With an individual price of $6 million per, SpaceX plans to reuse these in for a Starlink mission at a later date.
Those on the ground likely viewed the mission by the sound it generated.
When the Falcon boosters return, the two side boosters descend together, side-by-side - coming back to their own landing zones as if you had been watching the flight on rewind. The boosters for that flight may be recycled from this one.
Weather in the Atlantic is now about as good as could be expected, with minimal waves and low winds, excellent conditions for the safe recovery of Falcon Heavy's center core - likely B1055 - and Version 2 payload fairing halves.
The satellite was safely deployed in orbit just more than half-hour after launch, giving SpaceX a flawless launch.
That's why we chose to play a different type of game . "I think when we conceded the goal, nothing happened". "I don't see a situation where they will both pick three points up from every game this season".
Ball averaged 9.9 points, 5.4 assists, 5.3 rebounds and 1.5 steals across 47 appearances (45 starts) during the 2018-19 season. Williams' last head coaching position was when he led the New Orleans Pelicans from 2010-15.
In South Sudan, rule of starvation due to the civil war. "So, as simple citizens, you will become fathers of the nation." . Kiir and Machar had clashed in 2013, leading to a civil war that left roughly 400,000 people in South Sudan dead.
The pilot Evan Thomas told reporters the experience was "fantastic" and that "for the most part, the airplane flew as predicted". The aircraft, the largest in the world by wingspan, took off from Mojave Air and Space Port in California at 9:58 a.m.
He said that he was under audit and didn't intend to turn anything over until that process had been completed. However, Treasury Steve Mnuchin did not meet that deadline and Neal has now revised his deadline to April 23.
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel was third fastest, 0.301secs off the pace, and just 0.017secs quicker than team-mate Charles Leclerc . Big congratulations to Valtteri, he's been stellar all weekend and I've been struggling and fighting the auto ", said the Briton.
But after winning the Pebble Beach Pro-Am in February, it seems a career grand slam may still be in reach since this year's U.S. I get a rush out of pulling off shots that sometimes I only dreamed about pulling off, and to see some of the reactions.
Black churches across the South have historically suffered racist attacks, including bombings, gunfire and arson, since the 1950s. Pleasant Baptist Church in Opelousas respectively caught fire, according to a statement from the State Fire Marshal's Office.
As of the time of writing, there has been no update from Facebook about what caused the outage and when the service will return. A map on the site showed the UK, US and large areas of Europe are affected by the connection issues.
As quoted by the Express , Emery said: "I want to enjoy this moment with him". "I had the same problem here against Tottenham". And he also relayed what Emery said when asked whether that means the duo can play tonight, "We are going to assess tomorrow.
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order - Official Reveal Trailer (HD)
He works "as part of the scrapper guild", and he bears a close resemblance to Rey in terms of what he does - and his powers. Cal will come across new and old faces in the Star Wars universe, including his companion Cere and his droid buddy, BD-1.
Indonesia On Alert for Tsunami
On December 26, 2004, a 9.1-magnitude quake struck Aceh province, causing a tsunami and killing more than 170,000 in Indonesia. The quake struck at a relatively shallow depth of 17 kilometres off the east coast of Sulawesi island, said the USGS.
Apple is testing a new web interface for Podcasts
The Music app would presumably be focused on offering a home for the Apple Music service away from the baggage of iTunes . The fact that the world has largely gone mobile and it seems like iTunes on the Mac has steadily become a bloated mess.
Tiger 1 shot off lead despite security guard scare
World number 12 Woods has never won a major when he was not at least sharing the lead entering the final round. It was a day of records at Augusta, with three players shooting rounds of 64 for the first time ever.
Multiple victims in Australia shooting
Two men were in hospital in critical condition, police said, while two other men had non-life-threatening injuries. The footpath on Chapel St has just been closed due to trail of blood up to where one of the victims was found.