NASA scrubs second launch for Artemis I moon mission


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NASA scrubbed its second launch attempt of the Artemis I lunar mission on Saturday due to a leak issue. Artemis I is the first integrated test of NASA's deep space exploration systems, involving the Orion spacecraft, a Space Launch System rocket and the ground systems at the agency's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The second launch attempt was set for 2:17 p.m. Eastern Day Time (1817 GMT) on Saturday, after the first attempt initially scheduled for Aug. 29 was called off due to an engine issue. "During tanking of the Artemis I mission on Saturday morning, a leak developed in...