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SFI LIVE: Orbital ATK Antares with OA-8 Cygnus

Orbital ATK Antares 230 rocket with S.S. Gene Cernan OA-8 Cygnus spacecraft. Nov. 10, 2017 photo credit: Steve Hammer SpaceFlight Insider

Photo Credit: Steve Hammer / SpaceFlight Insider

WALLOPS ISLAND, Va., — NASA and Orbital ATK are planning on launching the S.S. Gene Cernan, OA-8 Cygnus spacecraft to the International Space Station atop an Antares 230 rocket from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport’s Pad 0A sometime in a five minute long launch window that opens at 7:37 a.m. EST on Saturday, Nov. 11. SpaceFlight Insider’s exclusive Live Show is slated to begin at 7 a.m. EST- tune in as we bring you live from the launch site of this cargo resupply flight to the ISS.

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Jason Rhian spent several years honing his skills with internships at NASA, the National Space Society and other organizations. He has provided content for outlets such as: Aviation Week & Space Technology,, The Mars Society and Universe Today.

Reader Comments

You guys look so very very Cold–come back to Fla to launch–its 73 degrees here

Hey Carleton – it was 25 degrees out there – but still fun!

who produces the space suites and what cool features do they have?

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