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11.06.09 - At Launch Pad 39B, post-launch evaluations have been completed.
10.15.09 - The rollout of the Ares I-X flight test vehicle scheduled for Monday, Oct. 19, is being rescheduled by at least 24 hours. This will allow time for the launch team to remove and replace a hydraulic accumulator.
10.09.09 - The Launch Pad 39B modifications media event for the Ares I-X flight test is scheduled for at 2 p.m. EDT Oct. 14.
09.30.09 - The Launch Readiness Review for the Ares I-X flight test is scheduled for Oct. 9 at Kennedy Space Center.
09.04.09 - The Ares I-X launch team completed a countdown simulation from the firing room this week.
08.31.09 - Modal testing of the Ares I-X flight test vehicle is complete.
08.07.09 - Super Stack 3 lift and mate to Super Stack 2 on MLP 1 in Vehicle Assembly Building High Bay 3 (VAB HB3) was completed this week.
08.04.09 - Super Stack 1 lift and mate to the RSRM on MLP 1 in Vehicle Assembly Building High Bay 3 (VAB HB3) was completed last week.
07.27.09 - The Constellation Program has recommended setting Oct. 31, 2009, as the new target launch date for the Ares I-X test flight.
07.20.09 - The forward center motor segment stacking is now complete on the Ares I-X hardware.
07.10.09 - Super Stack 1 assembly is now complete on the Ares I-X hardware with the attaching of the forward assembly to the fifth segment simulator.