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VIDEO | Minotaur Rocket Lofts 29 Satellites from Virginia Spaceport


Astrotech reported higher revenue and operating profit for the three months ending Sept. 30 compared to a year ago on the strength of increased launch services to commercial customers.

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VIDEO | Orbital Sciences Minotaur Rocket Launches NASA’s LADEE


Galle also addressed TAS’s recent settlement with the U.S. State Department that ended a years-long investigation by U.S. authorities of TAS’s sales of communications satellites to China, or to customers that use China’s Long March launch vehicle.

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Air Force Orders Minotaur 1 for a 2013 Launch of ORS-3


The U.S. Air Force has ordered a Minotaur 1 launch vehicle from Orbital Sciences Corp. to support a 2013 launch the ORS-3 Enabler mission for the Defense Department’s Operationally Responsive Space (ORS) Office, according to an Orbital Sciences press release issued April 3.

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Minotaur 1 Poised To Boost ORS-1 to Orbit on June 28


The U.S. Air Force plans to launch the ORS-1 intelligence and surveillance satellite June 28 atop a Minotaur 1 rocket from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia, an Air Force official said June 24.

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