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NASA delays $10-bn James Webb telescope launch after incident

NASA delays $10-bn James Webb telescope launch after incident

NASA has delayed the launch of the $10-billion James Webb Space Telescope after an incident during the final preparations to place it on top of its launch vehicle. The telescopes launch has been delayed to December 22. A sudden, unplanned release of a clamp band, which secures Webb to the launch vehicle adapter, caused a vibration throughout the observatory. .

science 2021-11-26 Inshorts