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SpaceX capsule splashes down off Florida after rocket failure test

Reuters Sunday, 19 January 2020
Elon Musk's SpaceX simulated a successful emergency landing on Sunday in a dramatic test of a crucial abort system on an unmanned astronaut capsule, laying the foundation for its mission to fly NASA astronauts for the first time.
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Elon Musk's SpaceX simulated a successful emergency landing on Sunday in a dramatic test of a crucial abort system on an unmanned astronaut capsule, a major milestone for the company in its quest to fly NASA astronauts for the first time. Zachary Goelman reports.

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