BORDEAUX, France — Inmarsat has selected SpaceX to launch a new S-band satellite in 2016, and potentially two additional Inmarsat missions before the end of the decade. Under the terms of the agreement, the London-based operator expects to use the Falcon Heavy launch vehicle for all three missions, though it has the option to use the medium-lift Falcon 9 as well. “We believe that SpaceX has demonstrated tremendous successful progress in its launch capabilities and is now a fully ...

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