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SOS: Astronauts can make a quick getaway via a zip line

The zip line is meant to quickly transport astronauts from the launch pad to a safe space about 1,300 feet away in the case of an emergency.
magdalena_petrova@idg.comEngineers at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida have installed a zip line to zoom astronauts to safety in case of an emergency during launch.

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