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The Wall Street Journal: California storm delays SpaceX rocket launch

Sun Jan 08 13:11:54 EST 2017 | Market Watch
Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corp. has delayed a planned return to flight for another week owing to bad weather and predictions of continuing storms around a central California launch complex. The latest schedule calls for blastoff of a Falcon 9 rocket, carrying 10 satellites for Iridium Communications Inc. IRDM, -1.38%  , from Vandenberg Air Force Base next Saturday morning. The backup date is the following day. SpaceX has identified the likely variables that led to the launc..

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