NASA Television will provide live coverage of the upcoming
Orbital's Cygnus cargo spacecraft is scheduled to launch from the
NASA TV will air a comprehensive video feed of launch preparations and other footage related to the mission beginning at
The Cygnus will be filled with more than 3,000 pounds of supplies for the station, including science experiments to expand the research capability of the Expedition 40 crew members aboard the orbiting laboratory, crew provisions, spare parts and experiment hardware.
Among the research investigations headed to the space station aboard Orbital-2 are a flock of nanosatellites that are designed to take images of Earth, developed by
This and future commercial cargo resupply flights will ensure a robust national capability to deliver critical science research to orbit, significantly increasing
If Cygnus launches as scheduled, the spacecraft will arrive at the space station on
NASA TV coverage of capture and installation will begin at
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