GENESIS Ham Satellites among Payloads Lost in Launch Failure

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GENESIS Ham Satellites among Payloads Lost in Launch Failure

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The GENESIS-L and GENESIS-N ham radio satellites were among several carrying amateur radio payloads lost following the failure of the Firefly Alpha rocket during its first launch on September 2 from the Vandenberg Space Force Base in California. An anomaly occurred about 2 minutes into the mission, causing controllers to destroy the launcher in flight. The anomaly has yet to be explained.This w...

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