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Blastoff! X-37B Space Plane and LightSail Solar Sail Go Into Orbit

May 20, 2015

A hush-hush military space plane and a widely publicized solar-sail experiment shared a ride into space on Wednesday aboard an Atlas 5 rocket.

Source: www.nbcnews.com

Planetary Society’s LightSail spacecraft reaches orbit on an Atlas V launcher.

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