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Synonyms for launch

Synonyms for launch

to send through the air with a motion of the hand or arm

to bring into currency, use, fashion, or practice

Synonyms for launch

a motorboat with an open deck or a half deck

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the act of propelling with force

set up or found

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propel with force

launch for the first time

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get going

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smoothen the surface of

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Orbital plans to launch the 55-pound spacecraft into a highly elliptical orbit of 186 by 2,796 miles above the Earth at an inclination of 105.
Sirius Satellite Radio has purchased a spot for spacecraft launch prior to December 2010.
Edward Horowitz, president and CEO of SES AMERICOM, said: "The launch of AMC-23 is a proud moment for the AMERICOM team.
An SES affiliate, AsiaSat, also has used both vehicles, and the launch for another affiliate, SES SIRIUS AB, was awarded to Proton this year.
The company's primary products are satellites and launch vehicles, including low-orbit, geosynchronous and planetary spacecraft for communications, remote sensing, scientific and defense missions; ground- and air-launched rockets that deliver satellites into orbit; and missile defense systems that are used as interceptor and target vehicles.
Last year's failed launch was pushed back several times in an attempt to weed out all the bugs.
HETE had Japanese collaboration and [NASA Administrator Dan] Goldin had made a personal promise to Argentina that NASA would launch its satellite.
That comforting myth was shattered in 1991, when, during an attempted coup, insurgents seized a briefcase containing nuclear launch codes at Mikhail Gorbachev's Crimean dacha.
The Odyssey Launch Platform and the Sea Launch Commander are currently sailing to the launch site at 154 degrees West Longitude on the Equator to begin launch operations.
Even NASA's chief, who maintains that this mission is not about public relations, can't help but notice the significance of the launch.
Launch Conducted From Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility Continues Minotaur Program's 100% Mission Success Record --
The current plan is to build the RLV (reusable launch vehicle) here,'' said Skunk Works spokesman Ron Lindeke.
Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE:ORB) today announced that it has been awarded a $27 million contract for two Minotaur IV launch vehicles by the U.