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Date: June 4, 2010
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First Falcon 9 rocket blasts off
SPACEFLIGHT NOW
Posted: June 4, 2010


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The experimental test flight of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches from Cape Canaveral's Complex 40 at 2:45 p.m. EDT on Friday, June 4. This collection of images was taken from the NASA Causeway viewing site four miles south of the launch pad.

Credit: Spaceflight Now photos by Ben Cooper

















Credit: Spaceflight Now photos by Ben Cooper

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