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NASA's Orion capsule heads for splashdown after Artemis I's flight around the moon

NASA’s Orion capsule heads for splashdown after Artemis I’s flight around the moon

Dec 11 (Reuters) – NASA’s uncrewed Orion capsule zipped through space on Sunday on the final round-trip leg of its journey around the moon and back, capping the inaugural mission of the Artemis lunar program 50 years a day for day after Apollo’s last moon landing. The gumball-shaped Orion capsule, carrying a simulated crew of …

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A camera on one of the Artemis 1 Orion capsule

Artemis 1 Orion spacecraft passed test flight but still hasn’t tested life support

The European-built service module that powers the Orion spacecraft during the Artemis 1 mission makes its first lunar round trip, but a key system to keep future human crews alive goes untested during the flight. The Orion capsulewho started the second leg from its breakthrough journey on Thursday (December 1), is currently not filled with …

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Laughing baggage handlers caught slamming bags at airport

Laughing baggage handlers caught slamming bags at airport

Baggage handlers in Australia have received a stern warning from the CEO of a major national ground services provider after shocking images of mishandling emerged online. Qantas and Swissport Australia have launched an ‘urgent investigation’ after employees were filmed slamming luggage onto a conveyor belt. The footage, believed to have been filmed at Melbourne Airport, …

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American Airlines closes its San Francisco crew base and asks 400 flight attendants to leave California or leave the airline

American Airlines closes its San Francisco crew base and asks 400 flight attendants to leave California or leave the airline

American Airlines is closing its San Francisco base, potentially displacing 400 flight attendants. Two-thirds have worked for the airline for 13 years or more, according to union calculations. 10 flight attendants told Insider that a myriad of factors make it difficult to leave the Bay Area. Loading Something is loading. Thank you for your registration! …

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Man accused of holding razor blade to woman's neck on JetBlue flight, officials say

Man accused of holding razor blade to woman’s neck on JetBlue flight, officials say

A Utah man has been arrested and charged after he allegedly held a razor blade to a woman’s neck during a robbery. Merrill Darrell Fackrell, 41, was on a JetBlue flight from New York to Salt Lake City on Nov. 21 when he allegedly assaulted the passenger next to him, according to the Justice Department. …

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Your Thanksgiving flight might have turbulence.  Here is the forecast.

Your Thanksgiving flight might have turbulence. Here is the forecast.

Turbulence can make even the most frequent traveler a little nervous or unsettled. And with nearly 240,000 flights expected over the Thanksgiving long weekend, according to the Federal Aviation Administration, at least a few will encounter choppy air. “It almost always starts to get bumpy as soon as we turn off the seatbelt sign,” joked …

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Bush Tomato Seeds To Be Launched To Space Station Aboard SpaceX's Next Resupply Flight |  CNN

Bush Tomato Seeds To Be Launched To Space Station Aboard SpaceX Supply Flight | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — SpaceX’s 26th commercial resupply is set to launch this weekend, and it will carry an abundance of supplies, a pair of new solar panels, dwarf tomato seeds, and a range of science experiments …

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Bush Tomato Seeds To Be Launched To Space Station Aboard SpaceX's Next Resupply Flight |  CNN

Bush Tomato Seeds To Be Launched To Space Station Aboard SpaceX’s Next Resupply Flight | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — When SpaceX’s 26th commercial resupply mission launches on Tuesday, it will carry an abundance of supplies, a pair of new solar panels, dwarf tomato seeds and a range of science experiments to the …

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