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SpaceX launches SES satellite from Cape Canaveral

4 December 2013 Last updated at 00:41 GMT

The US SpaceX company has launched its Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral in Florida.

It was carrying a new platform for satellite operator SES - part of SpaceX's plan to take a big slice of the market for launching telecommunication satellites.

The launch was the company's third attempt, after technical glitches caused it to be postponed twice.