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SpaceX set to launch satellite, then try to land rocket on ocean platform

By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket was being readied for launch from Florida on Wednesday on a mission to thrust a European satellite…

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Small country, big Universe – Luxembourg aims for space business

By Meredith McGrath BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Luxembourg, the tiny European Union state nestled between France, Germany & Belgium, has a huge new goal – it wants to be a center…

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Repaired SpaceX rocket to fly by early December, company says

(story corrects to remove reference to SpacePharma satellite, which is due to go on a after flight, paragraphs 5 & 6) By Irene Klotz JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Space Exploration Technologies,…

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SpaceX rocket lifts off on first commercial satellite launch

By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) – An unmanned Falcon 9 rocket developed by Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, blasted off on Tuesday to put its first commercial satellite…

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Russia launches rocket after fiery crash in July

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia successfully launched an unmanned Proton-M booster rocket on Monday, the first since the same type of rocket crashed in flames shortly after lift-off in July, the…

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