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SpaceX rocket launch aborted in last half-second

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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SpaceX rocket launch aborted at the last second... literally

The countdown reached all the way to practically zero Saturday morning for the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. The engine ignition sequence started up, but there was an automatic shutdown by on-board computers. So instead of blasting off on a delivery mission to

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