WEB EXTRA: NASA test launch

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BLAST OFF! NASA had a successful test launch Tuesday, bringing the space agency closer to the goal of putting astronauts on the moon by 2024. The agency launched the Orion test capsule from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida to determine if an abort system could release the crew module from the rocket in the case of an emergency during a launch.

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