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New U.S. Spy Satellite Launches on Clandestine Mission

A rocket carrying a new U.S. spy satellite lit up the California night sky Thursday on a secret mission for the National Reconnaissance Office. Full story

Amateur Observations Suggest 20-Year-Old Spy Satellite Was Destroyed

A 20-year-old U.S. spy satellite has been flagged by amateur satellite observers as missing in action – a sign that the classified spacecraft may have been purposely destroyed in Earth's atmosphere, skywatchers say. Full story

Huge rocket launches U.S. spy satellite

A huge rocket carrying a secret spy satellite for the United States roared into space Sunday, delivering what one official has touted as "the largest satellite in the world" into orbit. Full story

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India's PSLV-C12 during the take off from the  the launch pad
India's PSLV-C12 during the take off from the the launch pad

epa01702987 A handout picture made available by the Indian Space Research Organisation on 20 April 2009, showing India's PSLV-C12 during the take off from the the launch pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, in the Southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, some 110 km north of southern