Synonyms for blastoff

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He saw the girl again next day, when they checked in for blastoff.

The blastoff tickets had also been purchased—for June tenth.

"Blastoff time is 2100 tonight," he said, ending the interview.

For one thing, he treated the crew like dirt and had treated them that way since blastoff from Earth almost five months before.

Ramsey was saying softly: “Fifty-three, fifty-four, fifty-five, fifty-six … blastoff!”

They went inside swiftly and in a very few minutes prepared the thousand-tonner for blastoff.

He tensed now, not daring to relax for fear that the blastoff accelleration would slam him when he was unprepared.

By the time they got it secured, the radio already was sounding warnings for blastoff.

She had been busy since blastoff, testing the computers, checking and rechecking them, being overly efficient.

Dehydrated food, flasks of oxygen and water, and blastoff drums to contain our gear, are all relatively simple.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BLASTOFF

beginning

nounstart of an event or action
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