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Showing posts with label Antares rocket. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Antares rocket. Show all posts

Monday, November 12, 2018

Set your alarm: Rocket launch to be visible over East Coast before dawn Thursday


Set your alarm: Rocket launch to be visible over East Coast before dawn Thursday


Article Excerpt: "... A few minutes after launch on Thursday, people across the mid-Atlantic will be able to see the International Space Station pass overhead. It will shine bright as it moves across the sky shortly after 5:06 a.m. EST. ..."


Reference: www.accuweather.com

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Antares rocket launch kicks off space station’s next commercial cargo delivery


Antares rocket launch kicks off space station’s next commercial cargo delivery


Article Excerpt: "...The two-stage launcher ignited its two Russian-made RD-181 main engines at 4:44:06 a.m. EDT (0844:06 GMT) Monday, and the Antares rocket lifted off a few seconds later from pad 0A at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on Virginia’s Eastern Shore ..."


Reference: spaceflightnow.com