Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems

Antares

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CEO: Wesley G. Bush Founded: 2015 Successes: 53 Failures: 4 Pending: 2

Northrup Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defence and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. They aquired Orbital ATK in 2018 along with its launchers and ongoing missions. Antares launches from Wallops in Virginia. Minotaur has many launch sites, with the most active now being Cape Canaveral and Vandenberg. Pegasus is an air launched vehicle from an aircraft and so has many launch locations.

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Launch Vehicle


Antares

Configuration: 230
Family: Antares

Vehicle Specifications


Antares 230
GTO: None
LEO: 7800
Length: 42.5 m
Diameter: 3.9 m
Launch Mass: 286k kg
Thurst: 3844 kN
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Resupply


This is the tenth planned flight of the Orbital ATK's unmanned resupply spacecraft Cygnus and its ninth flight to the International Space Station under the Commercial Resupply Services contract with NASA.

Launch Window


NET: May 21st 2018 - 08:44 UTC

Open: May 21st 2018 - 08:39 UTC

Close: May 21st 2018 - 08:44 UTC

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Wallops Island, Virginia, USA

Launch Area 0 A, Wallops Island, Virginia