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SpaceX tests launch abort system

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How the Falcon 9 explosion may change SpaceX's launch schedule

How the Falcon 9 explosion may change SpaceX's launch schedule | The Verge

SpaceX wants to get back to launching with Dec. 16 Iridium flight SpaceX hasnt had a launch since one of its Falcon 9 rockets exploded on a launch pad during pre-flight checks in September but its hoping to resume activities with a December 16 mission for client Iridium Communications. The proposed launch was announced by Iridium on Thursday and still requires Federal Aviation Administration clearance before it gets a full green light. Iridium provided a statement to Reuters that for its…

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How the Falcon 9 explosion may change SpaceX's launch schedule

How the Falcon 9 explosion may change SpaceX's launch schedule While it’s still too early to know all the consequences of this morning’s SpaceX explosion, one thing is almost certain: the company’s future launches are likely to be delayed. We don’t know

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£1bn SpaceX Dragon proves why galactic cargo shipping is big business

from Washington Post

SpaceX launch is delayed again; company trying to send capsule to space station

Commercial space company SpaceX is delaying the launch of a new cargo capsule to the international space station because of software issues, officials said Wednesday. Already three months behind its initial schedule, the launch of the company’s Dragon spacecraft had been set for this coming Monday, but the company and NASA are continuing to test and verify the software, said SpaceX spokeswoman Kirstin Brost Grantham.

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