TITLE

Orbital Aims For Second Antares Test Launch Try Today

PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Defense Daily;4/18/2013, Vol. 258 Issue 15, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the second attempt of Orbital Sciences Corp. to test launching its Antares medium-class rocket on April 18, 2013 if weather permits. It relates that the delay of launching 12 minutes before its scheduled launch on April 17 was due to a premature separation of a launch pad umbilical connection used for data communications to the Antares upper stage. It states that the second attempt of test launching will take place on Wallops Island, Virginia.
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87626730

 

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