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  • Fuel Cleanup Underway After Rocket Crash in Alaska

    Fuel Cleanup Underway After Rocket Crash in Alaska

    When ABL Space System’s RS1 rocket exploded shortly after liftoff from the Pacific Spaceport Complex — Alaska on January 10, the resulting black mushroom cloud was visible from at least about 40 km away. In a phone call with Gizmodo, one Kodiak Island resident, who requested anonymity for employment reasons, described the sight of the…