Jan. 6 - A 224-foot-tall Falcon 9 rocket, carrying a THAICOM 6 telecommunications satellite, blasted off from SpaceX's Launch Complex 40 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) SpaceX launched the THAICOM 6 telecommunications satellite for the satellite provider THAICOM on Monday (January 6). The satellite launched aboard an upgraded, 224-foot-tall Falcon 9 rocket from SpaceX's Launch Complex 40 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. In this flight, the Falcon 9 rocket delivered the THAICOM 6 satellite to a Geosynchronous Orbit of the Earth.