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Joined April 2009
More photos from last night's Falcon 9 launch of @NASA's double asteroid redirection test → flickr.com/spacex/
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Deployment confirmed, @NASA’s DART is on its way to redirect an asteroid
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Second stage engine restart and escape burn complete
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Falcon 9’s first stage booster landed on the Of Course I Still Love You droneship, completing SpaceX's 95th successful recovery of an orbital class rocket booster
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Second stage engine cutoff confirmed, now in coast phase of flight
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First stage entry burn complete; second stage continuing nominally
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Main engine cutoff and stage separation confirmed. Second stage engine burn underway
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Liftoff!
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Watch Falcon 9 launch @NASA’s DART mission – humanity’s first planetary defense test to redirect an asteroid spacex.com/launches nitter.fdn.fr/i/broadcasts/1MY…
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All systems and weather are looking good for tonight’s Falcon 9 launch of @NASA’s DART into an asteroid-intercepting interplanetary trajectory → spacex.com/launches
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🚀 @NASA & @SpaceX are completing key milestones for the #DARTmission! Last week, the DART spacecraft was encapsulated inside the payload fairings that will protect it during launch atop a #Falcon9 and teams completed a successful Flight Readiness Review: go.nasa.gov/3FEWPGk
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Static fire test complete – targeting Tuesday, November 23 at 10:21 p.m. PT for Falcon 9’s launch of @NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test
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NASA will intentionally crash the DART spacecraft into an asteroid to see if that is an effective way to change its course, should an Earth-threatening asteroid be discovered in the future
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Falcon 9's 25th launch of 2021
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Deployment of 53 Starlink satellites confirmed
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Falcon 9’s first stage has landed on the Just Read the Instructions droneship
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Liftoff!
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Watch Falcon 9 launch 53 Starlink satellites to orbit → spacex.com/launches nitter.fdn.fr/i/broadcasts/1yp…

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First 6-engine static fire test of Starship
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