International Space Station Cargo Resupply Named After Rick Husband

March 9, 2016 11:34 PM

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International Space Station Cargo Resupply Named After Rick Husband

The Eastern Range has approved March 22, 2016 as the launch date for the OA-6 mission to resupply the International Space Station. Orbital ATK’s Cygnus spacecraft will launch on a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS) in Florida. The spacecraft will carry crew supplies and hardware to the International Space Station to support the Expedition 47 and 48 crews.

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