View Full Version : Antares Maiden Soar Pierces Virginia Sky and delivers NASA SmartPhone Pioneer Nanosat

2013-Apr-24, 01:10 AM
The privately developed Antares rocket built by Orbital Sciences Corp. successfully blasted off on its maiden test flight from the shores of Virginia on April 21 at 5 p.m. EDT from Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS) Pad-0A at NASA Wallops – thereby inaugurating the new commercial space race and delivered a pioneering trio of low cost [...]

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