MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Mon, 29 Nov 2021 11:59:36 +0000 SpaceX launches 4 amateurs into earth orbit http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/784b7948296b4e98a385bd3f21990401 SpaceX's first private flight has blasted off with two contest winners, a health care worker and their rich sponsor. It's the first time a rocket streaked toward orbit with an all-amateur crew, with no professional astronauts on board. (Sept. 15) 784b7948296b4e98a385bd3f21990401 Thu, 16 Sep 2021 01:03:08 +0000 SHOTLIST:RESTRICTION SUMMARY: MUST CREDIT SPACEX++GRAPHICS AS INCOMING++++COMMENTARY AS INCOMING++SPACEX – MUST CREDITCape Canaveral, Florida – 15 September 20211. Various, launch of SpaceX capsule with four crew members onboardHEADLINE: SpaceX launches 4 Amateurs into orbitANNOTATION: SpaceX's first private flight has blasted off with two contest winners, a health care worker and their rich sponsor.ANNOTATION: It's the first time a rocket streaked toward orbit with an all-amateur crew, with no professional astronauts on board.ANNOTATION: The Dragon capsule's two men and two women are looking to spend three days circling the world, before splashing down off the coast of Florida.STORYLINE:SpaceX's first private flight has blasted off with two contest winners, a health care worker and their rich sponsor. It's the first time a rocket streaked toward orbit with an all-amateur crew, with no professional astronauts on board.SpaceX's recycled rocket soared Wednesday night from the same Kennedy Space Center pad used by the company's three previous astronaut flights for NASA.But this time, the Dragon capaimed for an unusually high orbit, 100 miles higher than the International Space Station. The Dragon capsule's two men and two women are looking to spend three days circling the world, before splashing down off the coast of Florida.===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. SpaceX's first private flight has blasted off with two contest winners, a health care worker and their rich sponsor. It's the first time a rocket streaked toward orbit with an all-amateur crew, with no professional astronauts on board. (Sept. 15) SpaceX launches 4 amateurs into earth orbit