Space Force launches its 1st mission with virus precautions (2)

Associated Press News 2020.03.26 23:23
By MARCIA DUNNMarch 26, 2020 GMT CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The newly established U.S. Space Force launched its first national security satellite Thursday with a leaner staff because of the coronavirus pandemic. "Nothing stops the space launch mission!" the 45th Space Wing tweeted from Cape Canaveral. The approximately $1 billion satellite is the sixth and final one in the U.S.
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