First U.S. Asteroid Sample Return Mission Rolls To Pad

HOUSTON—NASA’s Osiris-Rex asteroid sample return mission rolled out atop its United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket to Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral on Sept. 7, a day ahead of its scheduled liftoff. Forecasters offered a mostly favorable outlook for daily launch attempts through Sept. 10...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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