- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 23 02:33 AM
India successfully launched its first mini space shuttle on Monday as New Delhi's famously frugal space agency joined the global race to make rockets as reusable as airplanes. The Reusable Launch Vehicle, or RLV-TD, which is around the size of a minibus, hurtled into a blue sky over southeast India after its 7:00am (0130 GMT) lift off. The test mission was a small but crucial step towards ...
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- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 21 07:11 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a space shuttle fuel tank heading to a Los Angeles museum (all times local):
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- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 22 10:34 AM
India was making final preparations Sunday for the launch of its first model space shuttle, as it bids to join the race to one day make rockets as reusable as airplanes. India's seven-metre (23-foot) shuttle is expected to blast off from a southeastern space port on Monday, in a crucial step to eventually developing a full-scale, reusable one to send up satellites in the future. India's space ...
- SPACE.com via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsMay 23 04:27 AM
LOS ANGELES — The space shuttle Endeavour now has its external tank. The massive orange-brown fuel tank, NASA's last remaining example of its type, built for flight but never used, arrived at the California Science Centeron Saturday evening (May 21), completing a nearly one-day road trip through the streets of Los Angeles. The external tank, together with the orbiter Endeavour — which was ...
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- ABC News via Yahoo! NewsMay 23 02:18 PM
India's quest to build a reusable space shuttle just cleared its first major hurdle with the successful launch today of a miniature prototype. The shuttle, which is designed to place satellites into orbit, took its first test flight today when it blasted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota, an island located off the country's southeastern coast in the Bay of Bengal. After ...
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- ABC NewsMay 21 10:02 AM
A towering space shuttle fuel tank has completed its trek through the streets of Los Angeles to reach the California Science Center in downtown
- CBS NewsMay 22 06:28 PM
LOS ANGELES -- A huge fuel tank from the Space Shuttle program completed an unusual odyssey in Los Angeles Saturday night.
- NPRMay 21 02:00 PM
ET-94, which is as tall as a 15-story building, is on a 16-mile trek through Los Angeles on its way to the California Science Center. It's set to be displayed with the space shuttle Endeavour.
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- The Canadian Press via Yahoo Canada NewsMay 22 12:11 AM
A colossal space shuttle fuel tank completed its 19-hour trek through the streets of Los Angeles on Saturday to join the retired orbiter Endeavour on display at the California Science Center. The 33-ton, 154-foot-long external propellant tank began moving a few minutes after midnight from coastal Marina del Rey, where it arrived by barge Wednesday. The orange-brown, sausage-shaped tank — the ...
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- Queensland TimesMay 23 04:15 PM
INDIA has successfully tested its first space shuttle, in a giant leap forward for the country's space programme.
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