24 hour delay for launch of NASA satellite

Washington (AFP) Feb 23, 2011 NASA on Wednesday pushed back by one day launch of its Glory Earth-observation satellite, the US space agency said. “Launch of NASA’s Glory spacecraft from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California has been postponed at least 24 hours, with the next attempt coming no earlier than Thursday, February 24, at 5:09 am EST (1009 GMT),” NASA said in a statement. Officials said the delay was the r

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