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SpaceX rocket launch aborted in last half-second

SignonSanDiego
Saturday, 19 May 2012

A new private supply ship for the International Space Station remained stuck on the ground Saturday after rocket engine trouble led to a last-second abort of the historic flight.
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Source: WFTS ABC 28 Tampa, FL - on May 19, 2012

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