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Expedition 49 Credit NASA
After a successful launch on October 17th on top of the new Antares Rocket the Cygnus Capsule is scheduled to be grappled at 6am EDT on Sunday.
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Event scheduled for 23 Oct 16 at 10:00 GMT
Local time 23 Oct 16 at 6:00am EDT
The return to flight of the Orbital ATK Antares rocket incorporating the twin Energomash RD-181 rocket engine replacing the AeroJet Rocketdyne AJ-26 engines. the rocket will launch from the Mid Atlantic Regional Spaceport at Wallops Island in Virginia.
The mission will be 7th flight of the Cygnus International Space Station resupply spacecraft carrying supplies and scientific experiments to the ISS. This OA-5 Cygnus mission is named for Alan Poindexter with the launch occurring 4 years after his death..