NG-16 Cygnus Launches, Honors Challenger Veteran, Heads to Space Station

@NorthropGrumman’s Antares booster has successfully lifted #NG16 #Cygnus cargo ship to @Space_Station, laden with 8,200 lb (3,700 kg) of supplies. […]

NG-16 Cygnus Prepares for Tuesday Launch, as OFT-2 Starliner Delay Lengthens

@NorthropGrumman’s Antares is ready for launch just before sunset Tuesday, carrying Cygnus #NG16 uphill for @Space_Station resupply. […]

ISS-Bound NG-15 Cygnus Honors 'Hidden Figure' Katherine Johnson

@Astro_Soichi & @Astro_Illini are primed to grapple @NorthropGrumman’s #Cygnus & its load of cargo for @Space_Station early Monday morning […]

Year in Review 2020: Success and Failure (Part 1)

After a tragic year for us all, 2020’s rocket-launch cadence has achieved both success & failure, as outlined in Part 1 of @AmericaSpace Year in Review article. […]

Antares Breaks Launch Week Curse, as SpaceX Suffers Last-Second Scrub

After a week snakebitten by weather & technical troubles, @NorthropGrumman picked up the baton by launching #Antares Friday night, as @SpaceX #Falcon9 scrubbed at T-2 sec. […]

Scrub Week Continues, Antares Launch Now NET Friday Night

@NorthropGrumman’s #Antares must wait until 9:16 p.m. EDT Friday for launch, after GLS issue in final minutes of #NG14 countdown. […]

All Eyes on Antares, as ULA, SpaceX Missions Scrub in Final Seconds

@ULALaunch & @SpaceX scrub #MajesticDelta & #Falcon9 launches in final seconds. Can @NorthropGrumman and #Antares end the Launch Scrub Plague tonight? […]

NROL-44 Aims for Midnight Tonight, As Busy East Coast Manifest Realigns

As @ULALaunch #MajesticDelta scrubs due to weather, outlook begins to improve for Tues/Wed, as missions stack up. […]

Starlink Scrubs, Weather Looks Iffy for Tuesday NROL-44, GPS Missions

@ULALaunch, @SpaceX & @NorthropGrumman are ready for 3 critical missions over 3 days with their #MajesticDelta, #Falcon9 & #Antares boosters. […]

NG-14 Cygnus Readies for Tuesday Night Launch From Wallops

@NorthropGrumman will launch its #NG14 Cygnus spacecraft, named in honor of @NASA_Astronauts #KalpanaChawla, on 29 Sept. […]