Ares test rocket lifts off successfully Print
Thursday, 29 October 2009 09:35

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Photo courtesy of NASA
After being delayed a day for inclement weather, NASA’s Ares I-X test rocket lifted off from Kennedy Space Center successfully yesterday. 

 

Because both the Ares I-X and the Atlantis use the same support crew, the lift off of the Ares makes way for the launch of the Atlantis.

 

Click here to see the test flight of the Ares.