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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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Israel strikes ‘military targets’ in Gaza in response to rocket fire

Israel strikes ‘military targets’ in Gaza in response to rocket fire

Israel strikes ‘military targets’ in Gaza in response to rocket fire The IDF has struck multiple targets in the Gaza Strip after at least one rocket coming from the enclave landed in an open field in southern Israel. Receive News & Ratings Via Email – Enter your email address below […]

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Flat-Earther’s steamy homemade rocket is set to launch him from California desert

Flat-Earther’s steamy homemade rocket is set to launch him from California desert

Flat-Earther’s steamy homemade rocket is set to launch him from California desert Flat-Earther ‘Mad’ Mike Hughes plans to strap himself to a homemade rocket and launch himself towards space on Saturday, in a bid to prove that our planet isn’t a globe. Here’s what to expect from the mad-cap experiment. […]

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WATCH China’s new commercial-use rocket deliver 3 satellites into orbit

WATCH China’s new commercial-use rocket deliver 3 satellites into orbit

WATCH China’s new commercial-use rocket deliver 3 satellites into orbit A Chinese carrier rocket designed for commercial use has made its maiden flight, carrying three satellites into orbit. State media released footage of the successful launch. Weighing 23 tons, the new Smart Dragon-1 rocket was developed by a unit of […]

by × October 25, 2019 × 0 comments

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Rocket Report: SpaceX nets another boat, Air Force competition heats up

Rocket Report: SpaceX nets another boat, Air Force competition heats up

/ A Falcon 9 rocket launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base. Share this story Welcome to Edition 2.11 of the Rocket Report! As always, there is lots going on in the world of lift. This week saw a flurry of activity surrounding the US Air Force‘s competition for launch contracts […]

by × October 22, 2019 × 0 comments