Artemis I: 10 stunning moments from NASA's long-awaited launch

Third time’s a charm!

A rocket streaks into the sky with a blast of light behind it
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At long last, NASA’s Artemis I mission is en route to the Moon.

The long-awaited launch took place early in the morning on November 16.

Originally set to blast off on August 29, the mission experienced several delays due to technical problems and severe weather.

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