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Navy Communications Satellite Launched Into Space

The U.S. Navy has a new high-tech piece of communications equipment orbiting the earth after successfully launching a new military communications satellite into space.

CBS Miami–07/19/2013

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REWIND: Blake Shelton And Thompson Square Talk New Albums

Blake Shelton is in the news a lot these days, and for good reason. The ACM Entertainer of the Year nominee is back on TV’s The Voice for a fourth season, and today he just released his brand-new album, Based On […]

03/28/2013

(Source: NASA) SpaceX launch vehicle Falcon9 is aborted at the last second by a problem with a valve.

SpaceX To Try Florida Launch Again Tuesday

The first private rocket to attempt a rendezvous with the International Space Station will try launching again from Cape Canaveral in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, after a weekend attempt was aborted at literally the last possible second.

05/21/2012

SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket lifts off on December 8, 2010 from launch pad 40 at Cape Canaveral, Florida.  (Photo credit: BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images)

SpaceX Rocket Mission Aborted Due To Engine Failure

After several months of delays, a new private supply ship for the International Space Station will again remain on earth after suffering yet another setback.

CBS4–05/19/2012

This artist's concept depicts the rover Curiosity, of NASA's Mars Science Laboratory mission, as it uses its Chemistry and Camera (ChemCam) instrument to investigate the composition of a rock surface. (Source: NASA/JPL-Caltech)

NASA Launching ‘Dream Machine’ To Explore Mars

NASA is another step closer to Mars as it prepares to launch its newest red planet Rover this weekend.

CBS4–11/22/2011

(Source: NASA) A Delta rocket launched the two Grail moon robe into space Saturday morning

Twin Space Probes Launched Saturday, Headed To The Moon

It’s not on the scale of the now-ended Space shuttle program, but NASA hosted another launch Saturday morning at Florida’s Kennedy Space Center. A pair of spacecraft rocketed toward the moon aboard a small Delta rocket, on the first mission dedicated to measuring lunar gravity.

CBS4–09/10/2011

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Shuttle’s Last Landing Looms

The last leg of an historical shuttle mission is the underway as the last American space shuttle heads home.

CBS4–07/20/2011

Spectators watch as Space Shuttle Atlantis lifts off during the final space shuttle mission from the Kennedy Space Center on Cape Canaveral, Florida July 8, 2011. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Tailgate Party To Remember For Last Shuttle Launch

Hundreds of thousands of spectators jammed Cape Canaveral and surrounding towns for Friday’s emotional farewell to NASA’s space shuttle program.

CBS4–07/08/2011

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Countdown to American Space History

It’s the last shuttle flight. And it’s only hours away from blasting off from Kennedy Space Center, where CBS4′s Stephen Stock has covered dozens of shuttle launches.

CBS4–07/07/2011

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Weather Concerns Hover Over Last Shuttle Launch

For 30 years, the launch of space shuttles every couple of months or so has become a routine way of life in the minds of many Americans. On Friday that all ends when, for the last time, a space shuttle launches from Kennedy Space Center.

CBS4–07/07/2011

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