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May 22, 2018 the strategic missile submarine cruise Yuri Dolgoruky launched four Bulava ballistic missiles from the White Sea to the Kura polygon in Kamchatka.
Malaysia PM Mahathir says will review MH370 search contract
: Successful deployment of 5 @IridiumComm NEXT satellites to low-Earth orbit confirmed.
: Back live for final burn and deployment of 5 @IridiumComm NEXT satellites
: Webcast back in about 40 minutes for second stage engine restart and deployment of 5 @IridiumComm NEXT satellites.
: Main engine cutoff and stage separation confirmed. Second stage engine burn underway.
: T-60 minutes until Falcon 9 launch of Iridium-6/GRACE-FO. Launch webcast will go live about 15 minutes before liftoff
: Falcon 9 and Iridium-6/GRACE-FO went vertical last night ahead of today's launch at 12:47 p.m. PDT, 19:47 UTC from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
@LockheedMartin President and CEO Marillyn A. Hewson today at IAF conference: Israel's F35s are "particularly critical to countering Hezbollah's vast rocket threat through rapid identification and prioritization of targets for the IAF."
Maryllin Hewson, @LockheedMartin CEO at Air Force conference in Israel: "We're already working to incorporate laser-weapons systems on the F35 that could be used to counter a multitude of threats while reducing the kinetic-weapons payload aboard the aircraft."
Airbus says it will obey WTO ruling on aircraft subsidies
IDF:"The Adir planes are already operational and flying in operational missions. We are the first in the world to use the F-35 in operational activity"
A 23-year-old woman who survived Friday's plane crash in Cuba has succumbed to her injuries, raising the death toll to 111 - state TV
Alliance Air's Mumbai-Shirdi ATR flight overshot the runway by 50 meter during landing at Shirdi airport In Maharashtra today at 5:29 pm. All 70 passengers are safe.
Russian Ministry of Defense to deploy electronic warfare units to battle drones at Football Championship games
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LAUNCH. Antares Cygnus OA9
2 month ago
LIFTOFF. @OrbitalATK's Antares rocket just launched from @NASA_Wallops in Virginia at 4:44am ET. Heading to @Space_Station, the Cygnus cargo vehicle will deliver ~7,400 pounds of @ISS_Research and cargo. as it continues its journey into space
FSB general was killed during crash-landing of helicopter in Khabarovsk region of Russia
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Friday night, @OrbitalATK's Antares rocket was raised at the @NASA_Wallops launch pad in VA. Slated to launch at 4:39am ET on Monday, this rocket, with the Cygnus cargo vehicle on top, will deliver ~7,400lbs of @ISS_Research and supplies to @Space_Station:
Cuba plane crash toll rises to 110 dead, three hurt, official says
Cuba begins two days of national mourning for victims after a state airways plane crashed killing all but three of its 110 passengers and crew
3 women have survived the plane crash near Havana, but all 3 have been hospitalized in grave condition - local media
Harrowing video captures moments after passenger jet carrying 104 passengers hit the ground in Cuba, exploding into a massive fireball.