Orbital


Orbital ATK Gets Deal to Build NASA's Landsat 9 Satellite

Orbital ATK Gets Deal to Build NASA's Landsat 9 Satellite

NASA has awarded aerospace and defense technology major Orbital ATK a contract to build Landsat 9, an advanced land surface ma...

Oct 26 2016, 4:29am CDT

Orbital ATK's Antares Rocket Successfully Launches to ISS - Watch

Orbital ATK's Antares Rocket Successfully Launches to ISS - Watch

The Orbital ATK Antares rocket went back into action with a beautiful night launch....

Oct 18 2016, 9:41am CDT

Orbital ATK Resupply Mission launched Successfully to ISS

Orbital ATK Resupply Mission launched Successfully to ISS

US aerospace firm Orbital ATK launched its sixth resupply mission carrying NASA cargo to the International Space Station (ISS)...

Oct 18 2016, 3:35am CDT

Orbital ATK’s Antares Rocket Launch Postponed by 24 Hours

Orbital ATK’s Antares Rocket Launch Postponed by 24 Hours

Orbital ATK has postponed its Antares rocket launch by a day’s duration due to certain glitches that have turned up out of nowh...

Oct 17 2016, 6:42am CDT

Blue Origin Breaks Ground on New Florida Factory to Build Orbital Rockets

Blue Origin Breaks Ground on New Florida Factory to Build Orbital Rockets

Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin is employing its novel premises in order to build orbital rockets....

Jun 29 2016, 3:37am CDT

Orbital ATK Tests Antares Rocket Static Stage

Orbital ATK Tests Antares Rocket Static Stage

Orbital ATK has space-tested an improved version of its Antares rocket. It is about time this spacecraft became worthy of space...

Jun 2 2016, 4:15am CDT

Orbital ATK Cygnus Spacecraft Successfully Berths with ISS

Orbital ATK Cygnus Spacecraft Successfully Berths with ISS

Cygnus Delivered More Than 7,900 Pounds of Cargo to the ISS Including Crew Supplies and Scientific Experiments....

Mar 26 2016, 1:37pm CDT

Orbital ATK Cygnus Ship Delivers 7500 Pounds of Cargo to ISS

Orbital ATK Cygnus Ship Delivers 7500 Pounds of Cargo to ISS

A cargo spacecraft headed for the ISS has science experiments on board....

Mar 23 2016, 12:38pm CDT

Orbital ATK Cygnus Spacecraf with Key Science Supplies on Way to ISS

Orbital ATK Cygnus Spacecraft with Key Science Supplies Headed to ISS

Carrying 7,500 pounds (3,400 kg) of key science research, the Orbital ATK Cygnus spacecraft is currently on it way to the Inter...

Mar 23 2016, 2:12am CDT

Orbital ATK Delivers OA-4 Cargo Mission to ISS for NASA

Orbital ATK Delivers OA-4 Cargo Mission to ISS for NASA

Orbital ATK has delivered an OA-4 cargo mission to the ISS. This was done solely for the sake of NASA....

Feb 23 2016, 7:54am CST

NASA Awards ISS Cargo Transport Contracts to Orbital ATK, Sierra Nevada and SpaceX

NASA Awards ISS Cargo Transport Contracts to Orbital ATK, Sierra Nevada and SpaceX

NASA has awarded ISS materials transportation contracts to three agencies. These happen to be: Orbital ATK, Sierra Nevada Corpo...

Jan 15 2016, 5:52am CST

Orbital ATK's Resupply Mission Launch for ISS Delayed

Orbital ATK's Resupply Mission Launch for ISS Delayed

An ISS resupply mission had its launch delayed due to inclement weather....

Dec 4 2015, 4:06am CST

Orbital ATK launch to the ISS

NASA Confirms Thursday, December 3, For Launch of Orbital ATK to the ISS

NASA has confirmed Thursday, December 3, as the approved date for the launching of its commercial partner Orbital ATK to the In...

Dec 2 2015, 8:34am CST

Orbital Sciences' Cygnus Spacecraft Arrives At The Space Station

Orbital Sciences' Cygnus Spacecraft Arrives At The Space Station

At 8:05 EST AM Sunday morning, Orbital Sciences‘ Cygnus spacecraft successfully connected to the International Space Station’s...

Jan 12 2014, 9:26am CST