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SpaceX All Set to Launch Today Heaviest INMARSAT 4th Communication Satellite

SpaceX is launching its sixth Falcon 9 rocket in 2017 with Inmarsat-5 F4 communications satellite into orbit but not attempting recovery of the used rocket after its takeoff as it was hard to land the rocket after launch. To Watch Live on Youtube, CLICK HERE Inmarsat-5 F4 measures bigger than a double-decker bus and weighs nearly 13,500 pounds, making it ...

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Coffee Machine, C/o International Space Station, Please Acknowledge!

From “ISSpresso” coffee machine to improving LCD screens, a variety of research is headed to the International Space Station (ISS) aboard the sixth SpaceX contracted resupply mission set for delivery this month. All systems are “go” for the launch of a SpaceX Dragon space capsule carrying NASA cargo to the ISS from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on ...

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DSCOVR Satellite Game Changer to Forecast Earth Weather Accurately (Photos, Video)

A new mission to monitor solar activity is now making its way to an orbit one million miles from Earth. The Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) launched on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at 6:03 p.m. EST Wednesday from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. DSCOVR, a partnership among the National Oceanic and Atmospheric ...

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