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Fraser
2015-Jul-21, 05:01 AM
The in flight failure of a critical support strut inside the second stage liquid oxygen tank holding a high pressure helium tank in the Falcon 9 rocket, is the likely cause of the failed SpaceX launch three weeks ago on June 28, revealed SpaceX CEO and chief designer Elon Musk during a briefing for reporters […]

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John Mendenhall
2015-Jul-21, 05:20 AM
I'd give Elon Musk a 'Well done!' for the investigation so far.