NRO: SpaceX ‘Zuma’ Payload Not Its Bird

Credit: Falcon 9: SpaceX
CAPE CANAVERAL—The U.S. National Reconnaissance Office says a mystery payload known as Zuma, which is slated to fly on a SpaceX Falcon 9 next month, does not belong to the NRO. Northrop Grumman hired SpaceX for the previously undisclosed launch on behalf of an unnamed U.S. government entity. The...

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