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Fraser
2011-Jul-11, 10:10 PM
NASA welcomed the very last spent Shuttle Solid Rocket Boosters (SRBís) back into port with a special water cannon salute today (July 10) at Port Canaveral, Florida. The twin boosters parachuted back to Earth after powering Atlantisí ascent to orbit for the first two minutes following blastoff of the STS-135 mission from the Kennedy Space [...]

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