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Fraser
2016-Dec-04, 05:00 AM
Only three months after the catastrophic launch pad explosion of their commercial Falcon 9 rocket in Florida, SpaceX has set Dec. 16 as the date for the boosters ‘Return to Flight’ launch from California with the first batch of Iridium’s next-generation communications satellites. Iridium Communications announced on Thursday that the first launch of a slew […]
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publiusr
2016-Dec-04, 08:02 PM
I wish them all the best.

John Mendenhall
2016-Dec-05, 03:35 AM
Much better reporting, thank you, Ken.

However . . .

IMHO, I think SpaceX is pushing, pushing, pushing. We'll find out.