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Fraser
2013-Feb-20, 11:40 PM
NASA has released the findings from a panel that investigated the 2011 crash of the Glory spacecraft after it failed to reach orbit on board an Orbital Sciences Taurus XL rocket, falling into the Pacific Ocean. Early on, the problem was traced to the fairing the clamshell nosecone that encapsulates the satellite as it [...]

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