Tomorrow Orbital ATK with attempt to launch an Antares rocket, with a Cygnus cargo vessel from Wallops Flight Facility for the first time since October 2014. The mission is OA-5 and part of the Commercial Resupply Contract.
OA-5 Mission Preview - YouTube
East Coast Viewing:
More Detailed Viewing Maps
Images sourced from OA-5 Mission Viewing Page
Antares Notice to Mariners (PDF - Rev.10/14)
Information may not be current, use at your own risk!
Glossary and Links:
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New Launch Date and Time:
October 17, 2016; 7:40 p.m. EDT
“Today’s launch of Orbital ATK’s Antares rocket is postponed 24 hours
due to a ground support equipment (GSE) cable that did not perform as
expected during the pre-launch check out. We have spares on hand and
rework procedures are in process. The Antares and Cygnus teams are not
currently working any technical issues with the rocket or the
Source: NASA Orbital Blog
This was supposed to be the stream for tonight, hopefully it will be tomorrow too.
NASA Wallops Live Stream:
OA-5 is now in orbit.
Replay video in the NASA link: