launch area


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Noun1.launch area - a platform from which rockets or space craft are launchedlaunch area - a platform from which rockets or space craft are launched
platform - a raised horizontal surface; "the speaker mounted the platform"
launching site - a place for launching pads
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Tenders are invited for to provide labor, equipment and materials to do boat ramp repairs and gravel parking lot expansion at the boat launch area.
The Russian Defense Ministry said, according to Russia today that (30) militants from the terrorist Victory Front were killed in a missile attack on the missile launch area on the Russian fighter.
Us space historical tour including stops at shuttle memorial, Apollo 13, launch area views and more.
We are working to make the UAE a main driver for the future of governments and today we launch Area 2071 in the heart of Dubai to design the future," said Sheikh Mohammed, according to Wam, the state news agency.
The rocket launched and deployed 11 private ORBCOMM satellites into orbit, and the first stage successfully returned back to the launch area.
The Ariane 5 rocket launches from the Ariane Launch Area 3 at the European spaceport in Kourou, in French Guiana on September 30, 2015.
The Raven's pre-launch patrol showed the space launch area was clear of any trespassers or people wandering in unsafe areas in search of a good view of the ICBM blasting into the dark California sky.
Steve Kim, event director, said three balloons descended to their launch area by 9 a.
Innovation Launch Area residents will introduce and present novel solutions to Worcester-area transportation challenges.
Wind gusts, sticking fuel valves and a rogue boat entering the launch area meant the rocket carrying Orion could not blast off.
Addressing the troops and scientists at the launch area, the Director General Strategic Plans Division, Lieutenant General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, congratulated them on achieving yet another milestone towards consolidation of full spectrum credible minimum deterrence.
Addressing the participant troops and scientists at the launch area, the Director General Strategic Plans Division, Lieutenant General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, congratulated them on achieving yet another milestone towards consolidation of full spectrum credible minimum deterrence.