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Next Launch GPS IIF-7 on a Atlas V 401 rocket from Cape Canaveral AFB, FL
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2 Aug 14 3:23:00 GMT
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Excellence At Every Level - Astronaut Panel Adresses ISU Students

From left-to-right: Former astronaut and current Kennedy Space Center Director, Robert Cabana, former astronaut, Dean Office of the Senior Vice President for External Relations for the Florida Institute of Technology; Winston Scott, former astronaut and ATK’s VP of Business Development and Program Manager for Liberty Kent “Rommel” Rominger, current NASA astronaut Nicole P. Stott, [...]

Liberty Space Giving Away T-Shirts on Facebook

Image Credit: Liberty Space

Liberty Space the commercial space company that is one of few that offers a launch vehicle, spacecraft, launch abort system and a unique cargo capability all under one roof wants you to “fly the colors!” To do so, they’re giving away Liberty Launch Support T-Shirts on the group’s Facebook page [...]

Team Liberty Announces Independent Assessment Panel

ATK has formed an independent assessment team to review safety and mission assurance for the company's Liberty system. Image Credit: ATK

In order to assure ATK’s Liberty program meets or exceeds safety requirements, the Utah-based company has assembled an independent assessment team comprised of leading experts in the space industry to determine how well the [...]

Unique Liberty Cargo Capability Unveiled

ATK unveiled plans today to have the company's Liberty spacecraft will now have a unique expanded cargo configuration. Image Credit: ATK

Several companies are vying to launch cargo and crew to the International Space Station(ISS). Most companies are focused on doing one or the other, whether it is SpaceX, Sierra Nevada, or any of the [...]

ATK Video: "I Believe In Liberty!"

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Video courtesy of ATK

In a recent video posted on YouTube by ATK, former shuttle astronauts Kent Rominger, Brian Duffy and Charlie Precourt sum up their feelings about the company’s new complete launch system in one sentence: [...]

ATK's Liberty System Is Now The Full Package

ATK announced today that it will produce the Composite Crew Module. This means that ATK's Liberty system now is comprised of a launch vehicle, launch abort system and spacecraft. Photo Credit: ATK

Alliant Techsystems (ATK) along with Astrium USA and Lockheed-Martin announced today that ATK would soon be able to offer customers “one stop [...]