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SpaceX, NASA peeling historical demo 2 launch due to the weather

The weather did not play with SpaceX and NASA’s first crew flight. Elon Musk SpaceX and NASA have to wait for them historic start to the International Space Station after bad weather the first manned flight of the kite postponed Wednesday. Astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley were to launch a Falcon 9 rocket from Florida at 4:33 p.m. ET …

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SpaceX’s first astronaut launch is threatened by stormy weather

Receive the latest news about coronavirus and more in your inbox every day. Login here. CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida – Stormy weather threatens to delay SpaceX’s first astronaut launch. A SpaceX rocket is expected to fire from the Kennedy Space Center on Wednesday afternoon and will take a kite capsule to NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken to the International …

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Launch of the secret X-37B spacecraft delayed by bad weather

The next secret mission of the US space force of an X-37B robot spacecraft was delayed by at least 24 hours after bad weather today (May 16) prevented an attempt to launch. An Atlas V rocket was scheduled to launch the X-37B from a Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida pad this morning during a two-hour window. Strong winds, thick …

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The stormy weather keeps the Atlas 5 rocket on the ground, the launch of SpaceX slips on Monday – Spaceflight Now

EDITOR’S NOTE: Updated at 12:40 p.m. EDT with quote. Vapors of cryogenic propellant flow away from an Atlas 5 rocket at Cape Canaveral on Saturday. Photo credit: United Launch Alliance Gusty winds combined with a subtropical low-pressure system prevented the United Launch Alliance from launching an Atlas 5 rocket with Cape Canaveral’s secret X-37B spacecraft on Saturday. ULA plans to …

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The Atlas V rocket launch is delayed by the weather in Cape Canaveral

The launch was reset for 9:14 p.m. ET Sunday, ULA said in a tweet. “Start Director Paul Aragon (has) announced that we will not continue with the countdown today. Another attempt to start will be possible in 24 hours, with the scheduled start time on Sunday at 9:14 am CET (1314 UTC),” says the ULA tweet. Aragon previously said that …

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New York City opens streets to pedestrians when the weather gets warmer

Part of Park Avenue, between 28th Street and 34th Street, was closed to motorists on March 30, 2020, to promote social distancing amid the pandemic coronavirus (Covid-19). John Nacion | NurPhoto | Getty Images New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Friday that the city plans to open 40 miles of streets in May and nearly 100 miles …

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