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Image - SpaceX Soft Lands Falcon 9 Rocket First Stage

SpaceX Soft Lands Falcon 9 Rocket First Stage

Following last week's successful launch of six ORBCOMM satellites, the Falcon 9 rocket’s first stage reentered Earth’s atmosphere and soft landed in the Atlantic Ocean. This test confirms that the Falcon 9 booster is able consistently to reenter from space at hypersonic velocity, restart main engines twice, deploy landing legs and touch down at near zero...
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Image - LM Demos JAGM Dual-Mode Guidance Section In 2nd Flight Test

LM Demos JAGM Dual-Mode Guidance Section In 2nd Flight Test

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] recently demonstrated its Joint Air-to-Ground Missile (JAGM) dual-mode guidance section during a second internally funded flight test at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida. During the test, the rail-mounted JAGM flew 6.2 kilometers and initially acquired the target using its precision strike, semi-active laser. The dual-mode guidance section t...
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