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Fuel Tank Issue Delays NASA Shuttle Launch

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Fuel Tank Issue Delays NASA Shuttle Launch

Fuel Tank Issue Delays NASA Shuttle Launch

Fuel Tank Issue Delays NASA Shuttle Launch

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NASA postpones shuttle Discovery's planned May launch to July 13, at the earliest. Engineers discovered that the shuttle's external fuel tank still needs work to reduce the chances that hazardous debris will fall from it during liftoff.

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