Second ISS Delivery Service Enters Operations

On January 12, 2014, the astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) successfully captured the first Cygnus capsule launched as an operational, fixed-price cargo delivery service.

Orbital, which developed the Cygnus spacecraft and its Antares launcher, is one of two commercial providers of ISS logistics under NASA’s Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) program.

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