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Friday, June 3, 2011

Crazy (and smart!) Danes successfully launch huge amateur rocket carrying test dummy

via slashdot:
Svippy writes "At 16:32 CEST, the amateur-built Danish rocket 'Tycho Brahe' successfully made it up and down again (Danish link)." Here's an English translation via Google Translate. The article includes a video of the launch, which is a mix of Danish media coverage and English launch chatter.