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    2011 Failures in NASA's Taurus XL rocket: fake metal

    Sapa Profiles Inc. falsified certification tests and used fraudulent materials sold to NASA and others. Satellite retention clamshells did not open correctly on climate missions in 2009 and 2011. “When testing results are altered and certifications are provided falsely, missions fail,” said Jim...
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