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. […]

Next Cygnus Cargo Ship Named for Challenger Hero Ellison Onizuka

@NorthropGrumman has named its next #Cygnus mission to @Space_Station after Challenger astronaut Ellison Onizuka. […]

Station Crew Readies for Tuesday Cygnus Departure, NG-16 Launch NET 10 August

As #NG15 Cygnus prepares for its Tuesday departure from @Space_Station, her #NG16 successor is readied for NET 10 August launch. […]

Northrop Grumman Green-Lights Two More Cygnus Missions, As NG-15 Arrives at Space Station

@NorthropGrumman has green-lighted @Thales_Alenia_S to begin building pressurized cargo modules for 2 more @Space_Station #Cygnus missions. […]

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 […]

NG-14 Cygnus Departs Space Station, Two Weeks of Autonomous Fire Safety, Tech Experiments Ahead

@NorthropGrumman #Cygnus #NG14 cargo ship departed the @Space_Station early Wednesday, bound for 2wks of autonomous fire safety & tech experiments. […]

NG-14 Cygnus Arrives at Space Station, Ahead of Expedition 64 Launch Next Week

@NorthropGrumman’s #NG14 #Cygnus cargo ship arrived at @Space_Station early Monday, fully laden with radish plants, night repair serum & a new toilet. […]

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. […]