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Video: Helium leak sees SpaceX's Falcon 9 launch postponed


A planned April 14 launch of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 had to be abandoned due to a helium leak, the company said. According to SpaceX, a fix will be implemented by the next launch opportunity, Friday, April 18. It added, however, that weather forecasts for that date were not “ideal”. This footage shows the rocket being positioned before the aborted launch. Credit: YouTube/Space X

 

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