The Falcon 9 rocket launched radar satellite PAZ
Private aerospace company SpaceX launched a rocket with Spanish satellite from Vandenberg air force base in California.
The Falcon 9 rocket launched early Thursday morning, launching the Spanish PAZ satellite is designed for radar Earth observation to government and commercial purposes.
The rocket also launched two test satellites for providing Internet access in remote areas. Head of SpaceX Elon Musk has described the system, Starlink.
The company expects to profit by selling access to the Internet through a system that, according to her will work around the world.
The launch was surrounded by a big hype after the December launch of SpaceX’s other rockets, which is seen with the naked eye millions of people.
But on Thursday, the visibility was limited because of cloud cover.