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www.wmfd.com - The scheduled launch of NASA's orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 from Vandenberg Air Force Base was scrubbed Tuesday morning.

   
 
 
NASA Scrubs Carbon-Tracking Satellite Launch

Story By: Larry Stine

 

 

 
 
 
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  The scheduled launch of NASA's orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 from Vandenberg Air Force Base was scrubbed Tuesday morning. Technicians discovered a problem with the water suppression system. NASA says the launch is rescheduled for Wednesday. The launch is planned for 2:56 a.m. Pacific Time. The mission is dedicated to studying atmospheric carbon dioxide.
   
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