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Kauai rocket launches help protect equipment

  • COURTESY SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES

    Two rockets from the Hot Shot program took off from Barking Sands, Kauai, last week as a test to determine how liftoff vibrations affect sensitive payloads.

Two launches last week from Barking Sands, Kauai, will help rocket scientists ensure that critical onboard components don’t fail under the force of liftoff, Sandia National Laboratories announced. Read more

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