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New flight termination system improves launch tempo
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying a Sirius SXM-8 satellite launches from Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Fla., June 6, 2021. Once in orbit, the satellite will provide entertainment and data services to tens of millions of subscribers across North America. (U.S. Space Force photo by Joshua Conti)

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