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93 results for ABORT

34 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for ABORT.

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Mar 12, 201849ACancel at Cape CanaveralJohn R. O'Brien
Tue Dec 5, 201747ACancel, as a rocket launchHarry Smith and Zhouqin Burnikel
Thu Nov 16, 201746DCall off (2)Alex Eylar
Sun Jun 11, 201730DScrub, as a missionCharles M. Deber
Fri Dec 18, 201519AMission directiveAndrew Zhou
Tue Dec 1, 201510DCancel, as a missionDan Schoenholz
Mon Dec 29, 201456DCall off, as a missionPeter A. Collins
Mon Jul 29, 20136DCancel, as a launch (2)Andrea Carla Michaels
Thu Jun 21, 201230DScrub (4)Caleb Emmons
Wed Jun 6, 201251AStop, as a launchGary Cee
Thu Apr 12, 201216AStop abruptlyMichael Shteyman
Tue Nov 15, 201126DStop in midstreamGareth Bain
Sun Aug 15, 2010100DEnd early (3)Daniel C. Bryant
Sun Feb 10, 200886AStop earlyBill Zais
Wed Jan 23, 200816ACall off, as in an emergencyHenry Hook
Thu May 15, 20039DScrub (4)David J. Kahn
Thu Nov 21, 200249DEnd early (3)Joe DiPietro
Mon Dec 17, 200125DCancel (2)Christina Houlihan
Sat Sep 15, 200154DCut shortMichael Shteyman
Sun Jul 29, 20011DScrub (4)Michael Ashley
Fri Dec 29, 200053DCall off (2)David J. Kahn
Sun Nov 5, 200093AEnd early (3)Michael S. Maurer
Mon Aug 7, 200031DCall off, at Cape CanaveralNick Grivas
Sun Aug 1, 19998DHaltRandolph Ross
Wed Jul 7, 19996DScrub a launchRichard Silvestri
Fri Apr 16, 199940AScrub (4)John Wolting
Thu Dec 18, 199741AScrub at NASACathy Millhauser
Tue May 6, 19976DCancel, as a launch (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Dec 24, 19966DCall off a takeoffE. C. Gorski
Wed Aug 28, 19961ADiscontinue the countdownF. Heaney
Thu May 9, 199617ACut short, NASA-styleC. Millhauser
Sun Jun 11, 199535D"Stop it!"Coral Amende
Wed Mar 15, 199567ACancel (2)Frances Hansen
Mon Mar 28, 199460ACancel the launchWilliam P. Baxley

59 results for ABORT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Jul 19, 19931AScrapMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Sun Jun 20, 199353DCancel a flightJan HurschmannMaleska
Fri Nov 27, 19924DCancel a flightStanley GlassMaleska
Sun Nov 1, 199299ACut shortCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Fri May 22, 199215AScrub, NASA styleJim PageMaleska
Sun Sep 1, 199136DCancel a space flightFrances HansenMaleska
Thu May 30, 19912DScrub a flightEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon Feb 18, 199114ACancel a missionArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sun Oct 28, 19902DCancel a bombing missionPeter SwiftMaleska
Wed May 16, 199010DScrub a launchDon GroatMaleska
Sat May 12, 19906DVerb in the space programJesse RoarkeMaleska
Mon Jan 29, 19901ACall off a rocket's flightSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue Jul 25, 198945AEnd at an early stageChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tue Feb 21, 198931ACut short a space tripJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Mon Oct 10, 198810DCancelChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tue Apr 5, 198824ACancel a space flightS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Sun Apr 26, 198777ACut shortVictoria & Alex F. BlackMaleska
Sun Jun 15, 198674AScrap a missionRichard SilvestriMaleska
Thu Feb 6, 198622DCancel, as a space flightJune A. BoggsMaleska
Fri Aug 31, 198436AScrub a missionJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tue Jan 3, 19845ACancel, NASA styleMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Thu Sep 15, 19836DTerminate a launchingGrace FabbroniMaleska
Sun Jun 5, 198341ACancel an undertakingA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Dec 5, 198219ACancel a space tripVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Sun Sep 5, 198297DCancel a space tripLouise EarnestMaleska
Sun Jul 11, 198287ACancel a launchingWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Mar 21, 198276DScrap a projectHenry HookMaleska
Thu Feb 4, 198235ACancel a missionI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Wed Dec 9, 19815DStop a military missionMorton BraunMaleska
Mon Oct 5, 198128DCancel a missile launchEmory H. CainMaleska
Thu Jul 24, 19803DScrub, as a space projectC. J. AngioMaleska
Sun Nov 18, 197961AInterruptWilliam J. YskampMaleska
Sun Jun 10, 19791ACut shortMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Fri Jan 5, 197947DCut shortA. J. SantoraMaleska
Mon Dec 25, 197848DStop a space missionC. J. AngioMaleska
Thu Nov 16, 197823DEnd prematurelyHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri May 5, 197833ACut shortJean ReedMaleska
Wed Apr 26, 197824DCancel a launchingDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Thu Feb 3, 197747DCut shortElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sun Sep 12, 197673DCut shortAnthony B. CanningWeng
Wed Jul 28, 197639ACut short, at CanaveralJim PageWeng
Tue Sep 30, 19756DHalt prematurelyMartha J. DeWittWeng
Tue Aug 26, 197525DCut short a missionJohn PrytzWeng
Thu Jun 19, 197557ACut shortEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Fri May 9, 197511DNip in the budSophie FiermanWeng
Fri Jan 18, 197431ACancel, as a space shotThomas SheehanWeng
Mon Apr 2, 197330DCut shortUnknownWeng
Thu Feb 8, 197345DScrub a space missionUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 9, 19737DQuell quicklyUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 18, 197238ACancel, in HoustonUnknownWeng
Mon Aug 21, 197211DHalt prematurelyUnknownWeng
Thu Mar 2, 19721DTerminate suddenlyUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 5, 197189DTerminate a missionGladys V. MillerWeng
Sun Jul 25, 1971118AHalt abruptlyMary Ann CodeWeng
Thu Apr 9, 197011ACut shortUnknownWeng
Mon Feb 9, 19704DHalt a flight prematurelyUnknownWeng
Wed Jan 28, 197031DCut short, as a flightUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 15, 196848DTerminate, as a missile flight.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 30, 195184DCut short.Harold T. BersFarrar