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Two years ago - Astronaut Jim Lovell's extensive notes from Apollo 13 saved the crew A page bearing Jim Lovell's notes from the fateful Apollo 13 mission led Bonhams' Space History auction in New York on March Apollo Space Program, Nasa Space Program, Moon Missions, Apollo Missions, Apollo 13 Astronauts, Jim Lovell, Air Space, Space Age, Nasa History

Houston, we have a solution: The frantic life-or-death scribblings by astronaut Jim Lovell that brought crippled Apollo 13 home

Notes written by Jim Lovell, an astronaut on the doomed Apollo 13 space mission, are to be sold at auction in New York.

On April SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket with supplies for the astronauts on the International Space Station (this was before the more.

CRS-6 First Stage Landing

Falcon 9 first stage approaches Just Read the Instructions in the Atlantic Ocean after successfully launching CRS-6 to the International Space Station, April 14, 2015.

Falcon 9 Stage One: Under the Skin

Falcon 9 Stage One: Under the Skin

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Multi-satellite payload hoisted into high-altitude orbit by Atlas 5 rocket

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“Atlas 5 roars off the pad with AFSPC-11 for the US Air Force (ULA).”

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Here's a view you don't see every day - Discovery on the pad.

Here's a view you don't see every day - Discovery on the pad.

NASA begins to plan successor to the Hubble and James Webb deep space telescopes By Anthony Wood July 2014 ATLAST is currently planned to be launched atop a Delta-IV Heavy Launch Vehicle (Photo: Be.

Delta 4-Heavy fires up the night launching DSP-23

Delta 4-Heavy fires up the night launching DSP-23

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70 000 $ pour une liste d'Apollo 11 annotée par Neil Armstrong

Des objets retraçant l'histoire de l'exploration spatiale, dont une checklist qui a servi lors de la mission Apollo 11 de Neil Armstrong en 1969, ont été vendus aux enchères pour un total d'un million de dollars.

SpaceX Falcon 9 "Block next-gen reusable rocket spied in Texas test site

SpaceX's used Falcon Heavy booster shown off in stunning detail [Gallery]

Less than two weeks after SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy performed a simultaneous first-stage landing, the Elon Musk-led space company has completed the process of recovering the massive rocket’s two side boosters, both of which can now lay claim to supporting two separate orbital missions. However, while fascinating in its own right, more interesting is the fact …

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This Launch of 20 Satellites at Once Is All the Space Porn You Need Today

India just sent twenty satellites into space at once, the most the country has ever launched in a single go. The record is certainly impressive. The photo documentation of the satellites blasting off to the skies is simply incredible.

The size of the 1st stage of a Falcon 9 rocket. (68.4 meters/224 ft tall)

Photos which feature a human to aid the eye in determining the size of things.

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SpaceX Falcon 9 - Some perspective

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 Steven, just missed catching half of the fairing that protected two NASA Earth-observation satellites during their launch atop a Falcon 9 rocket last week. Space Exploration Technologies, Spacex Rocket, Spacex Falcon 9, Falcon 9 Rocket, Space Launch, Space Race, Flat Earth, Astronomy, Nasa

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“Falcon 9 fairing halves deployed their parafoils and splashed down in the Pacific Ocean last week after the launch of Iridium-6/GRACE-FO. Closest half was ~50m from SpaceX’s recovery ship, Mr. Steven.”

A rocket is only reusable if it still works after landing. Elon Musk reports that the Falcon 9 rocket SpaceX successfully landed at Cape Canaveral …

Falcon 9 first stage in hangar; upgraded Merlin engines close-up

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SpaceX Falcon 9 "Block 5" next-gen reusable rocket spied in Texas test site

SpaceX’s next and final generation of Falcon rockets is nearly ready to complete its biggest milestone yet, second only to operational launch. Known as Falcon 9 Block 5, the upgraded booster arrived at SpaceX’s McGregor, TX test facilities and went vertical on the static fire test stand. Now vertical, that first integrated static fire is …