Europe's Vega rocket launch with UAE satellite fails

ABC News | 7/11/2019 | Staff
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The launch of a European Vega rocket carrying an imaging satellite for the United Arab Emirates failed about two minutes after liftoff from the European base in French Guiana.

Arianespace, which markets the satellite, said in a brief statement on Thursday that the Wednesday night launch ended after a "launcher anomaly occurred" bringing the mission to an early end.

Statement - Anomaly

The statement said that anomaly...
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