View Full Version : A Tale of Two Launches

2009-Jul-14, 05:10 AM
While space shuttle Endeavour's launch on Monday was scrubbed –again — due to weather, another launch took place later, which successfully launched the first commercial payload on board a rocket built by a commercial space company. SpaceX launched their Falcon 1 rocket from Omelek Island at Kwajalein Atoll to put a Malaysian RazakSAT satellite [...]

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