Elon Musk’s SpaceX Launches Military Rocket after Four Attempts

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(From The Guardian)

A SpaceX rocket carrying a military navigation satellite blasted off from Florida’s Cape Canaveral on Sunday, marking the space transportation company’s first national security space mission for the US.

The Falcon 9 rocket carrying a roughly $500m GPS satellite built by Lockheed Martin Corp lifted off from Cape Canaveral at 8.51am local time.

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