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We have Lift Off!

We have Lift Off!
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12/6/16 4:36 PM

We have lift off! NOAA’s GOES-R satellite heads to orbit

November 19, 2016
GOES-R, the first of NOAA’s highly advanced geostationary weather satellites, has successfully lifted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida at 6:42pm EST and is on its way to orbit! Read the full story here.

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