Hurricane Sandy came and went in late 2012, as did many of the startup issues at Virginia’s Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS), elevating the prospects that Orbital Sciences Corp. will complete its NASA Commercial Orbital Transportation Systems program milestones in the new year and begin lucrative cargo deliveries to the International Space Station. A successful demonstration flight of Orbital’s two-stage Antares rocket from MARS – including an inaugural rendezvous of its Cygnus ...

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