Cygnus Launch Restarts Work On Post-ISS Human Vehicle

Credit: NASA
Orbital ATK had to buy a backup launcher to carry its latest load of cargo to the International Space Station (ISS), but the Cygnus vehicle riding atop the Atlas V from Cape Canaveral is designed to be “extensible” well beyond low Earth orbit (LEO). The “S.S. Deke Slayton II” is the first in a line...

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