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Rocket debris found on Australian farmland was from SpaceX mission, agency confirms

Sky News Wednesday, 3 August 2022
Rocket debris found on Australian farmland was from SpaceX mission, agency confirmsExperts have confirmed debris found in New South Wales is from a craft built by Elon Musk's SpaceX company.
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News video: SpaceX debris discovered in Australian paddock

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Pieces of debris found scattered across remote Australian paddocks last week were part of a SpaceX mission, the Australian Space Agency confirmed in a statement to local broadcaster ABC on Wednesday (August 3).

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