“Demonstration” in the news
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The China Post
· Branson’s Virgin Orbit fails on first rocket launch attempt →
The rocket was supposed to fall for a few seconds before the first of its two stages ignited and hurtled it down the coast toward the South Pole for insertion of its demonstration payload into a low Earth orbit.
The Wall Street Journal
· Richard Branson’s Small-Satellite Launch Venture Fails First Test →
A company founded by entrepreneur Richard Branson to launch small satellites botched its initial demonstration flight, as a rocket released from a specially outfitted jumbo jet failed to reach low-earth orbit.
· In Bolsonaro's Brazil, everyone else is to blame for virus →
In the capital on Sunday, pro-Bolsonaro supporters staged a small demonstration in front of the presidential palace, as they have for several weeks.
· China threatens U.S. with countermeasures if punished for Hong Kong law →
The demonstrations fizzled at the start of the year as mass arrests and the coronavirus took their toll.
· Branson's Virgin Orbit launch bid fails →
The rocket was supposed to fall for a few seconds before the first of its two stages ignited and hurtled it down the coast toward the South Pole for insertion of its demonstration payload into a low earth orbit.
· The Astronaut Wives Know Exactly What to Expect →
SpaceX flew an uncrewed demonstration of this mission last year, but the company has never launched people before, only satellites and space-station supplies.
· Seated and subdued Cummings makes play for public's sympathy →
In some aspects at least, the statement was a demonstration of Cummings’ mastery of communications.
· Virgin Orbit's first orbital test flight cut short after rocket released from carrier aircraft →
While Virgin Orbit has flown Cosmic Girl and LauncherOne previously for different tests and demonstrations, this was the first end-to-end system test.