SpaceX Launches Boeing’s First Ion Satellites

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On Sunday March 1st, SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying two Ion propelled Satellites built by Boeing. Although Probes have used Ion Engines in the past, these are the first Satellites to use Ion Engins.

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