SpaceX Launches 20th Rocket but fails to make the Landing Spot
SpaceX Launches 20th Rocket but fails to make the Landing Spot
Watch live: After delay, SpaceX to launch space station resupply mission
08 December, 2018, 15:28
So a shipment of smoked turkey breast, cranberry sauce, candied yams and, of course, fruitcake was rocketed to the International Space Station Wednesday with delivery expected by Saturday.
Dragon will be filled with more than 5,600 pounds of supplies and payloads, including critical materials to directly support more than 250 science and research investigations that will occur onboard the orbiting laboratory.
NASA and SpaceX have targeted today, Wednesday December 5, to launch their 16th SpaceX mission to the ISS.
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And the Dragon brings a special treat for one class of spacecraft: It's carrying a satellite deployment system called SlingShot that can fit inside the Cygnus spacecraft's berth to deploy up to 18 cubesats.
LZ 1 was built on the former site of Space Launch Complex 13, a Cold War-Era U.S. Air Force rocket and missile testing range last used in 1978. The ship made it into space just fine, but the reusable rocket stage that was supposed to have a soft landing on dry land ended up splashing down in the ocean instead.
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On Monday, it launched a Falcon 9 rocket from California's Vandenberg Air Force Base, which was headed to space-and the record books.
The Falcon 9's cargo featured 15 microsats and 49 cubesats from commercial and government entities, ranging from universities, to startups, to even a middle school. Today, the uncrewed Dragon cargo capsule is scheduled to blast off from Florida at 1:16 p.m., with the rocket returning for a landing just south of its launch pad. Those projects will test dental glue and a plant-watering process for space.
See that small space station?
Astronaut Anne McClain, also from NASA, will monitor telemetry during the spacecraft's approach.
The Dragon spacecraft itself should leave the station and head back to Earth in January, according to Kirt Costello, ISS program chief scientist at Johnson Space Center. It's part of the company's push for reusability to drive down launch costs.
In any case, the habitation module is discarded before atmospheric entry and the issue is not considered any sort of safety threat when Gerst, Prokopyev and Auñón-Chancellor return to Earth on December 20.
Manchester United and Arsenal have played out an entertaining 2-2 draw in Wednesday's Premier League clash at Old Trafford. Usually United create a lot of chances here, and I don't think we conceded a lot of chances.
The Buckeyes' strong finish this season belied on-the-field problems that made for a stressful season for Meyer and his staff. With Urban Meyer announcing his retirement Tuesday afternoon, he will cast an unmatched shadow in Ohio State history.
If the Bushes are everything wrong with democracy, at least they didn't threaten it in the ways that Trump does. Bush on Wednesday was noticeably chilly as the current president had a rare meeting with his predecessors.
Hegerberg , who helped her club win the Women's Champions League last season, looked uncomfortable and responded,"No". Solveig, a French DJ, asked the Lyon and Norway striker during the presentation: "Do you know how to twerk? ".
Keep that in mind as we travel back to Friday, when Giuliani tweeted some complaints about Special Counsel Robert Mueller . Still, that doesn't directly answer Giuliani's claim that he couldn't recreate the issue a second time .
The two agreed to hold off on new tariffs of each other's exports pending renewed talks on an overall agreement over trade rules. On Tuesday, Trump said that the trade negotiations between Washington and Beijing would take 90 days.
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Reports on Twitter indicate that two USA military aircraft have crashed during a midair refueling operation off Iwakuni, Japan. The aircraft involved had launched from Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni and were conducting regularly scheduled training.
He added more generally, "It's his efforts to try to subvert democratic processes that must be defended". CNN chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta said "this is probably the revelation of the day".
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Epic Games to Launch its Own Digital Store This Month
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