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The last single-stick Delta rocket launched Thursday, and it put on a show

The last single-stick Delta rocket launched Thursday, and it put on a show

Share this story On Thursday morning, the final Delta IV Medium rocket launched from Florida. With clear skies, the photos were stunning. United Launch Alliance This version of the Delta IV was powered by a single RS-68A engine and two side-boosters. United Launch Alliance Hello, Florida coast! United Launch Alliance […]

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SpaceX launched an expendable mission Tuesday, but caught the fairing

SpaceX launched an expendable mission Tuesday, but caught the fairing

/ That‘s a dirty Falcon 9 first stage rocket on the pad for the Amos-17 launch.SpaceX Share this story 8:30pm ET Update: After a short weather delay, a Falcon 9 rocket launched on Tuesday evening from Florida and successfully delivered a large, 6.5-ton communications satellite to geostationary transfer orbit. Although […]

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Crowdfunding campaign launched to help family of Russian boxer Maxim Dadashev

Crowdfunding campaign launched to help family of Russian boxer Maxim Dadashev

Crowdfunding campaign launched to help family of Russian boxer Maxim Dadashev A campaign to help raise funds for the family of the late Maxim Dadashev has been launched, following the 28-year-old boxer‘s death from brain injuries received during a match against Subriel Matias in the US last week. Dadashev passed […]

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India has launched an ambitious mission to the Moon

India has launched an ambitious mission to the Moon

/ India‘s GSLV Mark III rocket is seen on the launch pad with its lunar payload.ISRO Share this story On Monday, an Indian rocket launched a spacecraft bound for the Moon from Sriharikota, a barrier island off the Bay of Bengal coast. This Chandrayaan-2 mission is the second spacecraft India […]

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Seized UK-flagged tanker involved in ‘accident’ with Iranian fishing boat, probe launched – Tehran

Seized UK-flagged tanker involved in ‘accident’ with Iranian fishing boat, probe launched – Tehran

Seized UK-flagged tanker involved in ‘accident’ with Iranian fishing boat, probe launched – Tehran The UK-flagged tanker was entangled in an “accident” with an Iranian fishing boat in the Strait of Hormuz before it was seized by the IRGC, an Iranian official said. Its crew remains on board as a […]

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