Canaveral Junior

Wallops Island gets ready for the big time

(NASA Wallops Flight Facility)

Engine Test

(Orbital Sciences/ Patrick J. Hendrickson)

Orbital Sciences’ Antares rocket passed its hot-fire engine test on Wallops Launch Pad 0A in February 2013. The first launch, with a dummy payload onboard, is targeted for April 16.


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