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In 2013, when SpaceX was in talks to lease launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center from NASA, Blue Origin stepped in to say it wanted a shot to compete for the pad.
Musk and Bezos have fought over a launch pad at the Kennedy Space Center, battled over a patent over landing rockets and have argued over which of them actually pulled off that feat first.
Ingenuity took its fourth flight on April 30 to scout for a new launch pad.NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter’s mission with Perseverance has been extended|Lisa Grossman|April 30, 2021|Science News
Then, it will at last be rolled out to the launch pad in preparation for an uncrewed test flight around the moon at the end of this year or the beginning of next.Watch TIME's Exclusive Footage of NASA's Most Powerful Rocket Ever Under Construction|Jeffrey Kluger|April 22, 2021|Time
Another exploded on the launch pad ahead of an engine test in 2016.Elon Musk’s SpaceX wins contract to develop spacecraft to land astronauts on the moon|Christian Davenport|April 16, 2021|Washington Post
An arrow appears indicating the direction you will launch your ball.Lost For Thousands of Strokes: 'Desert Golfing' Is 'Angry Birds' as Modern Art|Alec Kubas-Meyer|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
With those words was a promise to launch the first group of passengers in the coming year.You Were Wrong About Miley & Bitcoin: 2014’s Failed Predictions|Nina Strochlic|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And, with Coca-Cola announcing the launch of a new milk product, the beverage could be back in our hands before we know it.
He argues persuasively that the decision to launch the attack was completely contrary to reason and good military judgment.
Instead, they saw music videos as a launch pad for a whole new artistic movement: virality.OK Go Is Helping Redefine the Music Video For the Internet Age|Lauren Schwartzberg|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The launch was about twenty feet long with a small cabin and a fresh coat of brown paint.
There I deal direct with the San Francisco buyers—and in this launch; it serves me very well as an office.
He lost his head as the lower gates swung open, and broke the rule of the river by pushing out in front of a launch.
The launch was already under way, and young Cargill trying to avoid it better, thrust with his boat-hook at the side of the lock.
Gwynne turned with a start and found that Isabel had run her launch up to a little pier.