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USS Anchorage to retrieve Orion capsule at sea

...ship, left San Diego on Monday for the retrieval mission, the Navy said in a release.Orion will be launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Thursday morning on an unmanned orbital test flight.The inaugural Orion will carry no crew during...
Space hosts busy Thanksgiving with launch, comet

...between 5:38 p.m. and 6:44 p.m. EST from Cape Canaveral Air Station. The large rocket didn't launch in...but not this year, he said. It will be the first Cape Canaveral launch attempt on Thanksgiving since 1959 - that one...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...MARCIA DUNN THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - For the second...Email Digg Twitter Archives CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - For the second...Breaking 1 1 The Juneau Empire Online CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - For the second...
Plastic alert from outer space Turning the tides

...crew had just spotted a mysterious object that had apparently fallen off the ship. Upon transmission of a photo to Cape Canaveral, the shuttle program manager, Wayne Hale, speculated: "The question is: What is it? Is it something benign...
This Day in History

...Boston. In 1963, President Johnson announced that Cape Canaveral would be renamed Cape Kennedy in honor of his assassinated...predecessor (however, the name was changed back to Cape Canaveral in 1973). In 1964, the United States launched the...
This Day in History

...the comedy series "The Real McCoys" premiered on ABC-TV. In 1962, astronaut Wally Schirra blasted off from Cape Canaveral aboard the Sigma 7 on a nine-hour flight. In 1967, folk singer-songwriter Woody Guthrie died in New York at...
This Day in History the United States. In 1960, the first balloon satellite - the Echo 1 - was launched by the United States from Cape Canaveral. In the world In 1898, the peace protocol ending the Spanish-American War was signed. In 1944, Joseph P. Kennedy...
New satellite will help Bush Internet users

...GCI spokesman David Morris said. An earlier attempt at launching a satellite ended in a liftoff explosion at Cape Canaveral, Florida, in 1998. GCI has $50 million invested in the Galaxy XR and hopes to start using it in the next two months...
This Day in History

...Kennedy married Jacqueline Lee Bouvier in Newport, R.I. In 1993, the space shuttle Discovery blasted off from Cape Canaveral on a 10-day mission. In 1998, the White House responded to Kenneth Starr's graphic report on President Clinton...
This Day in History

...islands, resulting in more than 170 deaths. In 1960, the first weather satellite, TIROS 1, was launched from Cape Canaveral, Fla. In 1963, most of New York City's daily newspapers resumed publishing after settlement was reached in a...


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