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Nothing quite like a rocket launch. Dateline: Cape Canaveral, Florida, just before 6am local time. Elon Musk's SpaceX and its reusable rocket launcher on Friday sent a crew of four to the International Space Station. Musk has talked about this being a golden age for space flights.