Rocket Test Flight Aborted at NASA

A test flight of a commercial rocket designed to resupply the International Space Station has been scrubbed over technical problems.

The Virginia-based company Orbital Sciences Corporation had planned to launch its Antares rocket from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia’s Atlantic shore Wednesday, but the launch was aborted about 12 minutes before the planned liftoff.

The 40-meter tall Antares rocket, a two-stage booster, was built with reconditioned U.S. and Russian rocket …

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