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NASA launches two space probes to the moon print that page


for future missions and longer lunar expeditions. It will be orbiting approximately 30 miles 48 km )s above the moon, trying to find safe landing sites, locating potential resources, characterizing the radiation environment and testing new technology. File photo of an historic Atlas

Atlas V successfully launches spy satellite print that page


An Atlas V rocket has successfully launched a classified spy satellite for the United States National Reconnaissance Office (NRO). The satellite, currently known to the public as NRO L-28, or Launch 28, is believed by amateur enthusiasts to be a signals intelligence (SIGINT) spacecraft

American pop star Whitney Houston dies at 48 print that page


Died " —  NPR , February 11, 2012 Andrew Blankstein and Randy Lewis. " Whitney Houston dead at 48 ; celebs react on Twitter " —  Los Angeles Times , February 11, 2012 Sheila Marikar. " Whitney Houston, Iconic Pop Star, Dies at 48 " —  ABC News , February 11, 2012 Share this

48-year-old killed skiing at Blue Mountain print that page


A 48 -year-old man died on Tuesday at the Blue Mountain ski resort in Collingwood , Ontario while skiing down a medium difficulty run. Two of Blue Mountain's runs; Tranquility is the run on the left. According to the Ontario Provincial Police, many skiers and snowboarders going down

Prime Minister of Barbados David Thompson dies at age 48 print that page


The Bajan Prime Minister David Thompson , 48 , died this morning at 2:10 am local time after battling pancreatic cancer. It has been reported that his wife, Mara, and their three children were at his bedside when he died. Hours after his death, Deputy Prime Minister Freundel Stuart was sworn

Atlas rocket launches ICO G1 satellite print that page


A United Launch Alliance Atlas V carrier rocket launched this evening from LC-41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida , USA , with the ICO G1 communications satellite for ICO Satellite Management . Lift-off occurred at 20:12:00 UTC . It is the first commercial launch of

Atlas V rocket launches with Inmarsat satellite print that page

A Lockheed-Martin built Atlas V launch vehicle, successfully launched from Cape Canaveral , Florida at 21:42 UTC (4:42 p.m. EST ). It placed the Inmarsat 4 F-1 communications satellite into orbit. This was Lockheed-Martin's second try to launch the satellite. Yesterday's attempt ended

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Cathal Ryan, early board member and son of co-founder of Irish flag carrier Ryanair, dies at 48 print that page

Cathal Ryan, an early board member of Irish non-designated flag carrier , and son of late co-founder Tony Ryan , has died. He was 48 , and had been diagnosed with cancer . Cathal bacame one of Ryanair's first pilots, having trained as one in the 1980s in Sri Lanka , when his father set up

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Comedian Linda Smith dies at 48 print that page

writer, passed away from chronic ovarian cancer on Monday, February 27, 2006. Ms. Smith died age 48 and is survived by her partner, Warren Lakin. Ms. Smith gained fame from her many roles on BBC television and radio. During her career she built strong friendships with a number of colleagues

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U.S. says Israel has agreed to suspend air strikes for 48 hours after deadly strike on Qana print that page


After one of its raids killed at least 56 civilians, Israel agreed on Monday to suspend its aerial activities in south Lebanon for 48 hours. The announcement came after extended meetings between Condoleezza Rice, the US secretary of state, and Ehud Olmert, the Israeli prime minister. Adam