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Taxpayers May Pay for Secret Satellite Lost After SpaceX Launch

(Bloomberg)  U.S. taxpayers may end up paying for the missing satellite launched by Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corp. that crashed into the ocean earlier this month, part of a classified U.S. government mission dubbed “Zuma.” Questions remain around the event, which appeared to be unsuccessful despite a fruitful rocket launch and first-stage landing. But SpaceX […]

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Did Elon Musk Lose Secret U.S Government Satellite? SpaceX Zuma May Have Failed to Reach Orbit

  (Newsweek)  Elon Musk’s SpaceX finally launched its mysterious Zuma satellite on Sunday from Cape Canaveral, Florida. To viewers of the live stream, the launch seemed like a success. The Falcon 9 rocket carrying Zuma blasted off and appeared to shed “stage one,” as planned. However, cameras did not follow stage two of the rocket, and reports […]