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NASA conducts its first hot fire test at Stennis Space Center (then known as Mississippi Test Facility) on April 23, 1966, a 15-second firing of a Saturn V second stage prototype (S-II-C) on the A-2 Test Stand.


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Ross Reily is editor of the Mississippi Business Journal. He is a husband to an amazing wife, dad to 3 crazy kids and 2 dogs. He is also a fan of the Delta State Fighting Okra and the Boston Red Sox.

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