NASA rolls Artemis 1 moon mission off the launch pad (photos)

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NASA’s Artemis 1 moon rocket is no longer on the launch pad.

The Artemis 1 stack — a Space Launch System (SLS) rocket topped by an Orion crew capsule — departed Pad 39B at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Florida at 4:12 a.m. EDT (0812 GMT) on Saturday (July 2).