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Successful Launch from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility

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 WALLOPS ISLAND, Va.-A Department of Defense rocket successfully launched tonight from the NASA Wallops Flight Facility.

NASA officials said the Terrier-Lynx suborbital rocket, which is carrying cargo for DOD, launched at 9:13p.m.

The launch was postponed earlier this month due to inclement weather.

The launch was not shown live on the internet, and real-time status updates were not available because DOD wanted to keep it private. Additionally, the NASA Visitor Center at Wallops was not open for viewing.

The next launch scheduled from Wallops is a NASA Black Brant IX suborbital sounding rocket for a technology demonstration between 5 and 6 a.m., Thursday, August, 28.
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