Tue Dec 3, 2013 5:25pm EST —
Tue Dec 3, 2013 7:07pm EST
In this flight, the Falcon 9 rocket will deliver the SES-8 satellite to a Geostationary Transfer Orbit (GTO). SES-8 is a commercial telecommunications satellite. The SES-8 launch window will open at approximately 5:37 p.m. EDT on November 25, 2013 from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Base, Florida. If all goes as planned, the SES-8 satellite will be deployed into its geosynchronous transfer orbit approximately 33 minutes after liftoff.