Orbital ATK Buys Second Atlas 5 For ISS Cargo Run

Credit: Cygnus: NASA
Orbital ATK has contracted with United Launch Alliance (ULA) for the purchase of a second Atlas 5 rocket to lift the company’s Cygnus cargo carrier to the International Space Station (ISS) as it prepares to debut a new, re-engined version of its own Antares rocket. Orbital is under contract to NASA...

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