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Fla. space center home to secret spacecraft
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The Kennedy Space Center is going to be the testing site for a top-secret Air Force space plane.
Boeing — the contractor working on the spacecraft — announced Friday that it will be converting a former space shuttle building for the X-37B orbital test vehicle program.
An undisclosed number of workers will recover, refurbish and relaunch the 29-foot-long unmanned spacecraft.
The Air Force launched the most recent flight of the unmanned spacecraft from Florida’s Space Coast more than a year ago.
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