Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus cargo ship departs space station to begin new mission in orbit

Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus cargo ship departs space station to begin new mission in orbit

Home News Spaceflight The uncrewed Cygnus NG-15 cargo vessel departed the International Space Station on June 29, 2021. (Image credit: Northrop Grumman) A Northrop Grumman Cygnus cargo spacecraft successfully undocked from the International Space Station Tuesday (June 29) at 12:25 p.m. EDT (1625 GMT), more than four months after it arrived in orbit. The undocking aired…

SpaceX to launch 88 satellites on Transporter 2 rideshare mission today. Here’s how to watch live.

SpaceX to launch 88 satellites on Transporter 2 rideshare mission today. Here’s how to watch live.

Home News Spaceflight Editor’s note: SpaceX postponed to the launch of its Transporter 2 mission due to a range violation from a wayward plane or boat. A backup launch opportunity is available for Wednesday, June 30. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX is preparing one of its veteran rockets to launch dozens of small satellites into space…