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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Liftoff of Antares

Filed under commercial spaceflight, International Space Station

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Orbital Sciences Corporation's Antares rocket blasts off from Pad-0A at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on Wallops Island, Va. Perched atop Antares is the Cygnus resupply spacecraft, which is carrying 1,300 pounds (589 kilograms) of cargo to the International Space Station.


Original image data dated on or about September 18, 2013.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.


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