Cape Canaveral

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a sandy promontory (formerly Cape Kennedy) extending into the Atlantic Ocean from a barrier island off the eastern coast of Florida

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The SpaceX company made history as its Falcon 9 rocket rose from its seaside launch pad at Cape Canaveral, Florida and pierced the pre-dawn sky, aiming for a rendezvous in a few days with the space station.
Summary: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida on May 19, carrying a Dragon Capsule bound for the ISS.
The plutonium-powered Curiosity rover - the size of a small car - will lift off on board an Atlas 5 rocket in Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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As is NASA tradition, the Atlantis crew spent their final days relaxing in a private beach house near Cape Canaveral, Florida.
Washington, Mar 16 (ANI): Illegal drugs have been found at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida.
In a rare night-time landing at Cape Canaveral, Florida, the shuttle's on-time arrival took some by surprise after it was forecast that rain and clouds would probably scuttle any touchdown.
Endeavour and its six astronauts returned to Earth today in a rare night-time landing at Cape Canaveral, Florida, ending a mission which virtually completed work on the International Space Station.
DELAYED The space shuttle Endeavour stands on the launch pad at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, yesterday READY Nicholas Patrick
2001: The space shuttle Discovery landed at Cape Canaveral, Florida.
Kepler, launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, will seek Earth-size planets orbiting stars at distances where water could pool on the planet's surface and life might be possible.
It set off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, for a three-and-half-year trip that will cost pounds 428million.
The Endeavour lifted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Friday on the remodelling mission which includes repairing the station's power-generating solar arrays.
Nasa officials in Cape Canaveral, Florida, said her dismissal did not reflect the space agency's belief in her guilt or innocence.