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Comment: Re:Most important launch in decades (Score 4, Informative) 190

by 680x0 (#32463720) Attached to: SpaceX Successfully Launches Falcon 9 Rocket

ATK's Rockets that are used for shuttle launches are called "Reusable Solid Rocket Motors"

Kind of an oxymoron there considering they are lost into the ocean and gone forever - reusable?

See this page for pictures of NASA ships doing the impossible: towing recovered solid rocket boosters back to Kennedy Space Center.

Some people have a great ambition: to build something that will last, at least until they've finished building it.

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