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Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo fatal crash

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Virgin Galactic has suffered a tragic loss. The company’s flagship SpaceShipTwo crashed during a test flight in the Mojave Desert this afternoon. The company declared on Twitter that the upcoming space tourism craft had suffered from an “in-flight anomaly”. California Highway Patrol later announced that the spacecraft crashed with one fatality and one serious injury as the outcome. Virgin Galactic’s ...

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Video: NASA Antares explodes during launch

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A rocket carrying supplies for the International Space Station exploded six seconds after it was launched at Nasa’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia Tuesday night, sending a massive fireball into the sky. The rocket, known as the Antares, carried an unmanned cargo ship loaded with 5,000 pounds of supplies such as food, tools, parts and experiments. It was also carrying ...

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Breaking: Amsterdam departed 777 shot down over Ukraine

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A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777, which departed from Amsterdam Schiphol, The Netherlands, was shot down over Ukraine this afternoon. The Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 with Kuala Lumpur as its destination had 298 souls on board. The aircraft crashed on the outskirts of the east Ukrainian town of Donetsk, about 50 kilometers from the Russian border. The Ukrainian government confirms that ...

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