- Press Release
- September 26, 2022
Cygnus Launch Update: About 60 Minutes Until Launch; Moved to 6:01 p.m
The Antares launch has moved until 6:01 p.m. which enabled teams to resolve a minor ground support issue.
The latest Wallops Range forecast keeps weather at 90% favorable for the 6:01 p.m. EDT launch today of NASA commercial cargo provider Northrop Grumman‘s Antares rocket and Cygnus cargo spacecraft from Virginia Space’s Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility near Chincoteague, Virginia. The International Space Station-bound Cygnus is loaded with about 8,200 pounds of cargo.