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30 results for ABORTS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Sep 13, 201836AStops partway throughAlex Eaton-Salners
Sun Sep 15, 201375ACancels, as a missionJoe DiPietro
Sun Jan 6, 201312DCancels (2)Dan Feyer and Andrea Carla Michaels
Sun Apr 13, 200818AScrubs (2)Cathy Millhauser
Sun Dec 24, 20061DCancels (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sat Jul 24, 200426APulls the plug onDana Motley
Thu Jun 12, 200353ACalls it quits earlyPatrick Merrell
Wed Nov 15, 200048DCancels, as a moonshotChuck Deodene
Sat Sep 2, 200012DStops in midcountRich Norris
Sun Jul 30, 200091ACalls offRandolph Ross
Mon Aug 16, 19996DCalls off, as a missionM. Francis Vuolo
Mon Aug 11, 199710DCuts short, as a space flightDaniel Halfen
Tue Feb 6, 19965DCape Canaveral cancellationsRandy Sowell
Fri Oct 13, 199523AScrubs (2)Charles E. Gersch

16 results for ABORTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Jun 23, 199246DTerminatesJeff HerringtonMaleska
Tue Dec 4, 199022ADiscontinues a launchMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Sun Jul 22, 1990110ACuts shortJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thu May 17, 199049ABecomes checked in developmentRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Apr 9, 198948ATerminatesArnold MossMaleska
Mon Oct 26, 198726ATerminates prematurelyAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sun Feb 27, 198330AScrubs the missionCarol DuttingMaleska
Wed Sep 29, 198218DCuts short, as a space tripBernice GordonMaleska
Mon Sep 7, 198124DScraps, NASA styleDavid GalefMaleska
Wed Nov 29, 197842DCancels a space missionBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sun Jun 19, 197714DEnds abruptlyTap OsbornMaleska
Sun May 9, 197651DCuts off prematurelyHerb RisteenWeng
Sun Aug 12, 197378ACuts shortBert KruseWeng
Sun Jan 2, 197279AStops, as a missile flightFrances HansenWeng
Tue Mar 30, 197148DStops, as a missile flightUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 28, 194783AFails of development.Alice CookFarrar