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Moon Mission

Rocket Lab abandons launch in high winds

SUPPLIEDUnfavourable weather conditions put paid to Rocket Lab's latest mission on June 11.Rocket Lab abandoned Thursday night's planned launch because of high winds. The launch from the Rocket Lab base on Māhia Peninsula originally planned for late March was postponed because of the coronavirus lockdown. Thursday's scheduled 5.15pm departure was…
bubmag
June 11, 2020
Moon Mission

AP FACT CHECK: Trump claim of saving space program off base

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is making claims on space that are off course from reality.Over the weekend, he took full credit for the government's role in the launch of SpaceX, the first-ever private spacecraft to attain orbit with astronauts on board. Trump also asserted that he saved the…
bubmag
June 1, 2020