Tag Archives: Orbital

Another Step to Moving Humans Beyond LEO Takes Place Wednesday With QM-1

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA & Orbital ATK.  Additional information provided by Amy Lynn @AstroGingerSnap on Twitter. On Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 11:30 EDT (15:30 UTC) Orbital ATK will conduct a static, hot  fire test on one solid rocket … Continue reading

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ORBITAL & ULA TEAM UP TO KEEP ISS DELIVERIES ON TIME

Image Credit & Copyright: Orbital Sciences. Just a quick update on the Orbital Sciences situation: On December 9, 2014 it was announced by Orbital Sciences that they and the United Launch Alliance (ULA) have teamed up to launch a Cygnus … Continue reading

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ORBITAL SCIENCES & CYGNUS S.S. DEKE SLAYTON READY FOR THE ISS

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA of Orbital Sciences Cygnus S.S. Janice Voss during Orb-2. Look below for links to stream the launch live and maps of where you can see the launch from the east coast. I hope everyone enjoyed … Continue reading

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ORBITAL SCIENCES LAUNCH OF ORB-2; ANTARES AND CYGNUS “SS JANICE VOSS” TO THE ISS:

Orbital Sciences Orb-2 mission to the International Space Station (ISS) lifted off on Sunday July 13, 2014 at 1252 EDT (1452 UTC) from launch pad LP-0A at NASA Wallops Flight Facility. The following is from NASA’s YouTube page for this … Continue reading

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ORBITAL ANTARES ROCKET W’ CYGNUS “C. Gordon Fullerton” READY TO SUPPLY THE ISS: GO ORB-1!

ORBITAL ANTARES ROCKET W’ CYGNUS “C. Gordon Fullerton” READY TO SUPPLY THE ISS: GO ORB-1! Photo Credit: NASA of Orbital Sciences Cygnus Spacecraft as part of ORB-D1 Mission: CLICK photo to view larger size and see below for info and … Continue reading

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ORBITAL SCIENCES ANTARES & CYGNUS 1 IS READY FOR FLIGHT!

ORBITAL SCIENCES ANTARES & CYGNUS 1 IS READY FOR FLIGHT! Photo By: Orbital Sciences (CLICK for full size photo. Also, links for LIVE streaming of the launch and other data below). Yet another major event in spaceflight this week that … Continue reading

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