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Finding the Way


A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket lifts a Global Positioning System satellite, GPS 2F-8, into orbit for the U.S. Air Force at 1:21 p.m. on 29 October 2014 from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. 16 more words

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SpaceX Capsule Returns to Earth

In this still image from a NASA video, SpaceX’s unmanned Dragon spacecraft leaves the International Space Station to return to Earth on Saturday. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images… 84 more words

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U.S. Military Planning to Land Secretive Robotic Space Plane in California After 22-Month Mission

The U.S. military plans to land its secretive X-37B robotic space plane in California on Tuesday, ending a classified 22-month mission, officials said. 132 more words

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The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasts off for the International Space Station

The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasts off for the International Space Station from Launch Complex 40 at Florida’s Cape Canaveral Air Force Station

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Of Mice and Rockets


A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches a Dragon cargo spacecraft with 20 rodents aboard along with over 5,000 pounds of other supplies to resupply the International Space Station at 1:52 a.m. 46 more words

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Atlas V Rocket Launches, Taking Satellite Aloft

CAPE CANAVERAL (CBSMiami/AP) — The Atlas V rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Tuesday evening taking with it a communication satellite.

It lifted off at 8:10 p.m. 168 more words

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