Skip to comments.Orbital Sciences selects ULA’s Atlas V to launch Next Cygnus Cargo Ship to Station
Posted on 12/10/2014 1:30:30 PM PST by BenLurkin
Following the catastrophic Oct. 28 failure of Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket on a critical resupply mission to the space station for NASA, the company is seeking to quickly make up the loss to NASA by announcing the selection of the venerable Atlas V rocket built by United Launch Alliance to launch Orbitals next Cygnus cargo ship to the orbital science lab.
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The mighty arms of Atlas.
The Atlas V still uses a Russian built rocket motor.
Atlas V bump!
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