Rocket launch reignites space station deliveries in Virginia

October 18, 2016 12:44 AM

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One of NASA's main delivery companies launched its first space station shipment from Virginia in two years Monday night, lighting up the East Coast.

It was the first flight of Orbital ATK's unmanned Antares rocket since a launch explosion on Oct. 28, 2014, that wrecked the pad and destroyed everything on the space station supply run.

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