SpaceX Falcon Sends Classified Zuma Payload into Orbit

Credit: SpaceX
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - A SpaceX Falcon 9 blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Space Launch Complex 40 on Jan. 7 to put a classified spacecraft into orbit for an undisclosed U.S. government agency. The mission, known as Zuma, had been delayed since November so engineers could review...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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