NASA launched into space cruise missile

NASA запустило в космос крылатую ракету

NASA has sent into space a cruise missile with satellites using aircraft Stargazer L-1011, which brings it to the desired height. This is stated in the statement on the official website of the organization.

According to the report, the device was launched from Cape Canaveral.

After getting the operator on Board fired a missile, its engine starts after five seconds of free fall.

Data obtained launched eight satellites will be used to study hurricanes.

Previously, NASA launched a U.S. air force base in Florida booster Atlas V with a U.S. weather satellite of the new generation GOES-R.

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