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Delay of the day: Falcon 9/SES-8 (again)

November 28th, 2013 by

After two attempts to launch SES-8, the Falcon 9 mission was scrubbed today.

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Delay of the day: Falcon 9/SES-8 (again)

November 28th, 2013 by

After two attempts to launch SES-8, the Falcon 9 mission was scrubbed today.Related Post:Mars rover robotic arm contract awarded to Alliance SpacesystemsNGST achieves 25th CMMI Level 5 ratingNASA to build new test stand for J-2X engineSatCom announces full BGAN distribution agreement with InmarsatFraunhofer to develop ‘blueprint’ for European WorldSpace receiverVEGA awarded ESOC navigation frame contractInternational Space Station module from Japan arrives at NASAAstrium to develop UK Earth Observation HubZemanta

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Delay of the day: Falcon 9/SES-8 (again)

November 28th, 2013 by

After two attempts to launch SES-8, the Falcon 9 mission was scrubbed today.

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Delay of the day: Falcon 9/SES-8 (again)

November 28th, 2013 by

After two attempts to launch SES-8, the Falcon 9 mission was scrubbed today.

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Integration of Briz-M/Inmarsat 5-F1 ascent unit

November 28th, 2013 by

The Proton M/Inmarsat 5F-1 launch campaign continues at Baikonur. The Inmarsat 5F-1 spacecraft was built by Boeing Satellite Systems for Inmarsat.

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Five Russian launches planned in December

November 28th, 2013 by

Roskosmos plans to launch five rockets in December, the agency said in a statement.

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