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The unmanned Atlas V rocket was launched by the light of the moon last night, heading for the International Space Station, carrying much-needed supplies.
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Quite a few misadventures when SpaceX finally got the oft-delayed Falcon 9 rocket off the ground carrying the SES-9 satellite into orbit while watching the launch from Blockhouse Beach at Patrick Air Force Base just south of Cape Canaveral. 98 more words
A cold front pushed through the Cape Canaveral area the night before bringing with it a lot of rain. Once the bad weather blew through it left clear skies and a biting cold made worse by hard winds carrying quite a chill with them. 52 more words
After successfully carrying out its mission to deliver eleven ORBCOMM satellites into orbit, the Falcon 9 first stage returns from 124 miles into space at hypersonic speeds to make a soft landing at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. 81 more words