Boeing targets Dec. 17 for first test flight to space station

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Original Load Date Oct. 9, 2019, 5:01 p.m.
Last Updated Oct. 9, 2019, 5:01 p.m.
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(Bloomberg)—Boeing Co. plans to launch a test flight to the International Space Station on Dec. 17, the first voyage of the company’s CST-100 Starliner and a milestone in NASA’s plan to end U.S. dependence on Russia for crewed missions. The December trip will follow a pad abort test for the Starlin...