Rocket Launch From Wallops Island Scrubbed Tuesday NightA rocket that was due to launch this evening from Wallops Island in Chincoteague, Virginia has been postponed for the night.
Wallops Island Rocket Launch Delayed Till MondayOrbital ATK was poised to fly its Antares rocket with a load of supplies for the International Space Station, after being grounded for two years. But seven hours before the planned liftoff, NASA announced the flight was off until Monday night.
Space Station Getting 1st Delivery From Virginia In 2 Years The International Space Station is about to get its first delivery from Virginia in two years.
Investigation Continues Into Cause Of NASA Rocket Explosion Near Md. LineCrews searched for scorched wreckage along the Virginia coast Wednesday in hopes of figuring out why an unmanned commercial rocket exploded in a blow to NASA's strategy of using private companies to fly supplies and, eventually, astronauts to the International Space Station.
Witnesses Rattled After Unmanned Rocket Explosion Near Md. LineInvestigators want to know what turned a spectacular rocket launch into a catastrophic failure in a matter of just seconds. Eyewitnesses were rattled by the massive explosion.
NASA Aiming For Moon Again, This Time From The Eastern ShoreFrom the Eastern Shore to the moon. NASA will launch the LADEE spacecraft from Wallops Island, just over the Maryland line in Virginia.