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NASA's Mars rocket to launch on maiden voyage in 2018

The world's most powerful rocket, designed to carry humans to Mars, is scheduled for a test launch in 2018.

By August 27, 2014

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Solar Impulse 2 successfully completes maiden voyage

Using only the power of the sun's rays, the souped up lightweight aircraft climbs to nearly 6,000 feet and stays aloft for more than two hours.

By June 2, 2014

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Iron Maiden makes millions by touring where its pirates are

Instead of trying to clamp down on music pirates, Iron Maiden takes its tours to them, and makes millions in the process.

By December 27, 2013

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18-rotor electric helicopter makes maiden flight

Aside from being emission-free, the German-built Volocopter VC200 is a VTOL aircraft that aims to offer a calm and quiet ride.

By November 25, 2013

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World's first 'green helicopter' takes maiden flight

The Volocopter VC200 is a quiet, battery-powered helicopter alternative with 18 rotors that can carry two people.

By November 24, 2013

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Boeing's 787-9 Dreamliner makes maiden test flight

The larger version of the company's original 787-8 jetliner completes 5-hour test flight, hitting 288 mph and an altitude of 20,400 feet.

By September 17, 2013

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Apple plans high-security data center in Maiden, N.C.

New 21,000-square-foot "tactical" data center is being built adjacent to the company's massive 500,000-square-foot data center.

By July 19, 2012

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SpaceX cargo rocket set for high-profile maiden flight

SpaceX, one of the companies NASA is counting on to keep the space station supplied after the shuttle is retired, is preparing for a maiden flight Friday.

By June 3, 2010

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Falcon 9 rockets into space in dramatic maiden flight

Powered by nine first-stage engines and the vision of an Internet entrepreneur, an untried Falcon 9 rocket streaks into space in a major milestone for commercial space industry.

By June 4, 2010

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A maiden visit to Maker Faire (photos)

Here's a look at this year's Maker Faire, as seen through the eyes of a first-timer, CNET's Ina Fried.

13 Images By May 24, 2010