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Fraser
2012-Oct-08, 01:50 PM
During last night’s launch of the Dragon capsule by SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket, there was an anomaly on one of the rocket’s nine engines and it was shut down. But Dragon still made it to orbit – just a little bit later than originally expected. At about 1:20 into the flight, there was a bright [...]

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publiusr
2012-Oct-08, 10:40 PM
Engine out capability in action.