On April 8, 2016, Falcon 9 launched Dragon on a cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station for NASA and, for the first time, landed the first-stage of the Falcon 9 back on a droneship in the Atlantic Ocean.
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The 58-minute launch window opens on Sunday, July 2, at p.m. Space X is targeting launch of Iridium-2 from Space Launch Complex 4E (SLC-4E) at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Falcon 9 successfully delivered THAICOM 8 to a Super Synchronous Transfer Orbit, with a high orbit of 91,000km, and the first stage landed on our Of Course I Still Love You droneship in the Atlantic.
Dragon successfully splashed down at am PT in the Pacific Ocean, completing the Commercial Resupply Services 8 (CRS 8) mission which began with the liftoff of Falcon 9 and Dragon back on April 8th.
The Gallup index of least-and most-accepting of countries for migrants says about 50% of the world believes an immigrant as their neighbour is a good thing, while 44% say an immigrant marrying a close relative is also good.
The world’s average index is 5.3, with 77 countries scoring higher, hence more accepting of migrants.
This date also marks the opening of the first modern Olympic Games in Athens in 1896.
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