Ariane 5 Launch Aborted During Final Countdown

Credit: Ariane 5: Arianespace
LYON, France—Arianespace aborted an Ariane 5 rocket launch in its final moments before liftoff on Sept. 5 after the ignition of the main engine. “In the last seconds of Ariane flight VA239 launch countdown, as the Vulcain cryogenic main-stage engine was being ignited, the checkout process detected...

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