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Antares-Cygnus failure, up close and personal

And on a less happy note but a very spectacular one, Orbital Sciences has now made pad footage of the Antares catastrophic failure available.  The fireball is particularly impressive from this vantage point.

Space

A Hallow Tale

The Pumpkin Man ran out of town and took all of the money.

There was none left and the Ugly Witch was left holding the bag. 325 more words

Stories

#ANTARES "MISHAP" QUESTIONED BY EXPERTS

Experts in rocketry question the publicly made claims concerning the Antares launch “mishap” that occurred on 29-October 2014 from Wallops island Virginia, USA.

m.lenta.ru/articles/2014/10/31/orbital/

Vice President Orbital Sciences Corporation Barron Beneski (Barron Beneski), who oversees the company’s corporate communications, in an email to CNN American reported that his firm operators themselves rocket blasted Antares («Antares”) a few seconds after the start. 1,367 more words

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Spaceflight is Still Hard: Antares Explosion Destroys Station Supplies

This past Tuesday, October 28, at 6:22 p.m. EDT, an Orbital Sciences Antares rocket lifted off from the shorefront pad at NASA’s Wallops Space Flight Facility in Virginia, the Cygnus vehicle inside its fairing . 627 more words

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Local Students Lose Space Station Experiment In Failed Rocket Launch

SAN MARINO (CBSLA.com) — When Orbital Sciences Corp.’s Antares rocket launch failed Tuesday, two local student science experiment went down in flames as well.

Six seconds into a commercial resupply flight, the Antares 130 rocket, commissioned by NASA from Orbital Sciences Corp. 305 more words

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Real Quick - Antares Rocket Failure

What happened?
On October 28th, 2014 an unmanned Antares rocket exploded a few seconds after liftoff.

Why did it happen?
It is unknown what caused the rocket to explode. 219 more words

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ATLANTIC: ' RUSSIAN SPACE AGENCY DELIVERS FOOD TO ISS IN THREE HOURS AFTER US FAILED '

#AceWorldNews – ATLANTIC – October 29 – The company behind the dramatic launch explosion of a space station supply mission promises to find the cause of the failure and is warning residents to avoid any potentially hazardous wreckage. 320 more words

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