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Rockets Launched At “Highest Rate In Two Decades” In 2018

21 December 2018
Aviation Week reports that across the globe, “more than 100 orbital launches took place in 2018, the highest rate in two decades.” China, “flying from Xichang, Jiuquan and Taiyuan, led the way,” followed by US companies at Cape Canaveral, Vandenberg AFB, Kennedy Space Center, Wallops Island, “and a privately owned spaceport in New Zealand.” Russia ranked third for rocket launches in the year. (Image: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from launch complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, FL, Monday, 2 April 2018. Credit: Associated Press–©)
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