LC-17 in its original Thor configuration – via NSF L2
13 July, 2018, 19:08
The famous towers of Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 17, which sent hundreds of rockets into space, have come crashing down in a planned demolition which will clear the facility for a private space exploration company. According to Florida Today, the demolition project had a price tag of $2 million. But the demolition of the aging towers doesn't mark the end of Complex 17's use, as spaceflight startup Moon Express is scheduled to take over and begin building its own infrastructure for tests and future launches.
"We have launched some super-exciting missions - Mars missions, all sorts of Global Positioning System missions, missions to all sorts of fun planets - so it is definitely a little emotional for me to see", Scott Messer explained to Florida Today.
A launch pad that dates back to the early days of the space program was demolished.
TV and radio presenter Richard Bacon in a coma
The presenter told fans he was hospitalised seven days ago, sharing a picture of himself at the hospital on social media. The BBC also reports that the 42-year-old dad of two had to have a tracheotomy to help him breath.
It's been almost seven years since the towers were used in a launch, and was used for Delta II and other notable missions, according to the report.
Over the years, additional partners from the private sector, from government companies and from the academia have joined as well. Google Lunar prize was intended as reward for the first commercial organization which will land a spacecraft on the Moon.
The storm has maximum sustained winds of 70 miles per hour with higher gusts, according to the National Hurricane Center. All of those area revealed cloud top temperatures as cold as minus 63 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 53 degrees Celsius).
The First Lady, 48, stepped out in a statement dress by British designer Victoria Beckham this morning. Melania Trump made an effort to win over the United Kingdom public with her choice of dress on Friday.
The first, Carl von Ossietzky, died of tuberculosis in Germany in 1938 while jailed for opposing Adolf Hitler's Nazi regime. Liu's friends said her psychological condition had steadily deteriorated, particularly since the death of her husband.
Symptoms for salmonella infection, which lasts about four to seven days, include diarrhoea, fever and abdominal cramps. Popular children's cereal Honey Smacks has been linked to a massive salmonella outbreak that has infected 100 people.
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Later, he informed two of his colleagues - Jais K George and Jonson V Mathew - who also joined him in blackmailing the woman. The anticipatory bail petitions of the four rape-accused priests were rejected by the Kerala High Court on Wednesday.
Growing inflation concerns prompted the RBI in June to raise its policy rate for the first time in over four years . Economists had expected increasing economic growth and consumer spending to drive further price hikes last month.
They found that the Hellas Basin dunes averaged around 250 feet tall, while the Noctis Labyrinthus dunes were about half that. In both cases, it was coming from the north, and slowly pushing the dunes south-different than the winds there today.
But not before Merkel and other top officials in the German government had publicly fired back at Trump's breakfast diatribe. It's an uncomfortable environment for May, who is facing her own political unrest outside of Trump's visit.
Rays suspend Papa John's pizza promotion
Schnatter confirmed the allegations in a statement Wednesday and apologized for his use of "inappropriate and hurtful language". There are not plans to change the pizza chain's name at this point in time, the source told the Associated Press.
Original Winnie-the-Pooh map breaks auction record
The map and four other Shepard Winnie-the-Pooh illustrations sold for a total of 917,500 pounds at Tuesday's auction. In this group of original drawings, you can see the real skill of the artist, the skill of the strokes of his pen.
President Donald Trump to visit Windsor on United Kingdom tour
A Guard of Honour, formed of the Coldstream Guards, will give a Royal Salute and the United States national anthem will be played. Following his United Kingdom visit, Trump will move on to Helsinki, where he will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin.