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WATCH: SpaceX Successfully Launched Falcon 9 Rocket

WATCH: SpaceX Successfully Launched Falcon 9 Rocket

Just months after a launch pad explosion thwarted its last attempt, SpaceX has successfully launched an unmanned rocket into orbit. The launch, which unfolded Saturday at California's Vandenberg Air Force Base, marked a crucial — and expensive — test for the private space company in the aftermath of its recent, very visible misfire...

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SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Explodes During Test Firing In Florida

SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Explodes During Test Firing In Florida

An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk's SpaceX during routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, shaking buildings miles (km) away and sending a thick plume of black smoke pouring into the air...

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