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Fraser
2014-Oct-28, 11:30 AM
A Monday launch attempt for the third Orbital Sciences cargo mission to the International Space Station was scrubbed because a boat strayed into restricted waters southeast of the launch pad at Wallops Island, Virginia. The Antares rocket, carrying the Cygnus capsule would have flown over the boater had the rocket lifted off and officials cited […]

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OnePlus
2014-Oct-28, 11:48 AM
Can the boater be held liable for the cost of the delay?

If you thought boats were expensive before, ...