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Synonyms for lift off

depart from the ground

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He said Lingdale Lift Off was now in its fifth year and aimed to improve the look of the village.
The objective of the Lift Off programme delivered through Advantage West Midlands is to ensure that the region maintains a sustainable and world-class aerospace industry, meeting current demands while at the same time capitalising on the upturn in the market.
But thanks to pounds 30,000 of financial support and advice from Lift Off, the firm is investing in the latest five-axis machining equipment and looking to fight back by expanding its work in Formula One, defence and rail markets.
White Rain or Aqua Net in an aerosol form sprayed from eight inches away, will lift off a spot.
He waited until the last possible moment before radioing Collins and her crew and telling them they would not be able to lift off with the world's most powerful X-ray telescope.
Lift Off Rocket: Lift Off Rocket includes 2 astronauts, space dog, alien, dune buggy and moon crater.
LOS ANGELES, May 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Actor-Writer Sofia Gonzalez and Lift Off Pictures today announced the upcoming release of a 6 part web-series comedy.
THE second Liverpool Lift Off Film Festival takes place next month.
Lift off was on schedule at 2:06am UTC, starting a week long flight to the International Space Station (ISS) for HTV-3 (KOUNOTORI3), delivering thousands of pounds of internal and external cargo to the Orbital Outpost.
Video: Raw Video: Lift Off for Space Shuttle Atlantis
Mother-of-two Barbara Morgan will lift off on the shuttle Endeavour next month for a 14-day mission to the International Space Station.
After Burt Rutan's SpaceShipOne won the X Prize in October 2004, and he joined forces with Virgin Atlantic tycoon Richard Branson to form a space tourism company, it's only a matter of time before people routinely lift off into the heavens.
The Lift Off programme, funded by Advantage West Midlands, is delivered by the Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS-WM) and offers business development grants and improvement projects for SMEs involved in aerospace.