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The Falcon 9 rocket launched into orbit the secret spacecraft Zuma

On Sunday evening, January 7, the private American company SpaceX, founded by Ilon Mask, successfully completed its first launch of the Falcon 9 missile in 2018. According to Time, a secret spacecraft Zuma was sent to Earth orbit. About his mission, nothing is known, except that his client is the US government. The launch of the Falcon 9 missile was carried out at the cosmodrome at Cape Canaveral in Florida. According to Bloomberg, the military contractor Northrop Grumman chose SpaceX Technologies to launch Zuma. The launch was originally scheduled for November, but was postponed until January.

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