A new satellite for Sirius XM has been launched into space via the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.
SXM-8 will carry 8,000 watts of content to radio subscribers across America, Canada and the Caribbean.
It’s the second satellite SpaceX has launched on behalf of Sirius, with the first, SXM-7, launching and failing in December 2020.
Deployment of SXM-8 confirmed pic.twitter.com/3RHYWqU7qS
— SpaceX (@SpaceX) June 6, 2021
See more details and video of the event at Space.com