NASA shipper Orbital ATK launches space station supplies

phys.org | 5/21/2018 | Staff
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One of NASA's prime shippers, Orbital ATK, has launched a fresh load of supplies to the International Space Station.

The Antares rocket blasted off from Wallops Island, Virginia, before dawn Monday, treating early risers along the East Coast to a cosmic light show, at least where skies were clear. The 7,400-pound shipment—a third of it research—should reach the orbiting lab Thursday.

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