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US X-37B Spaceplane lands after record-breaking 718 days in space (OTV-4)
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US X-37B Spaceplane lands after record-breaking 718 days in space (OTV-4)

US X-37B Spaceplane lands after record-breaking 718 days in space (OTV-4) The unmanned, reusable US Air Force’s X-37B space plane has landed at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida after spending a record-breaking 718 days in orbit performing a secret mission. The OTV-4 mission (Orbital Test Vehicle-4) was the fourth mission for the X-37B mini space shuttle. The goal of this mission was to perform technology testing in orbit, says the US Air Force. The US Air Force’s X-37B space plane was launched on May 20th 2015 on an Atlas V rocket.The fifth X-37B mission is scheduled to launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, later in 2017. Orbital Test Vehicle Mission 1 (first flight of Vehicle No. 1) Launch: April 22, 2010 Landing: Dec. 3 2010 Duration: 224...
Pence details plan for potential new branch of the military: Space Force
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Pence details plan for potential new branch of the military: Space Force

Pence details plan for potential new branch of the military: Space Force The president has asked supporters to vote for their favorite Space Force logo. SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://www.youtube.com/ABCNews/ Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc GOOD MORNING AMERICA'S HOMEPAGE: https://www.goodmorningamerica.com/
Where Year Two of the Pandemic Will Take Us
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Where Year Two of the Pandemic Will Take Us

Where Year Two of the Pandemic Will Take UsThe Atlantic is making vital coverage of the coronavirus available to all readers. Find the collection here.The influenza pandemic that began in 1918 killed as many as 100 million people over two years. It was one of the deadliest disasters in history, and the one all subsequent pandemics are now compared with.At the time, The Atlantic did not cover it. In the immediate aftermath, “it really disappeared from the public consciousness,” says Scott Knowles, a disaster historian at Drexel University. “It was swamped by World War I and then the Great Depression. All of that got crushed into one era.” An immense crisis can be lost amid the rush of history, and Knowles wonders if the fracturing of democratic norms or the economic...
Boeing X-37B Space Plane – What You Need To Know
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Boeing X-37B Space Plane – What You Need To Know

Boeing X-37B Space Plane - What You Need To Know Boeing explains the benefits of the Orbital Test Vehicle (OTV) that the US Air Force uses for secretive missions. -- Latest Mission Hits 700 Days: https://www.space.com/x-37b-military-space-plane-otv5-700-days.html Credit: Boeing
U.S. Space Command: Spark for a space race?
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U.S. Space Command: Spark for a space race?

U.S. Space Command: Spark for a space race? The U.S. Space Command was launched on Thursday with a White House ceremony. It's a key step as military officials work to establish a new branch of the military known as the Space Force, which U.S. President Donald Trump keeps pushing forward. Vice President Mike Pence said “America is leading in space once again.” Could the Space Command trigger a new space race among major powers around the world? Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: https:...