Orbital Sciences has begun testing the loading and unloading of fuel for the first stage of its Antares rocket at Wallops Island, Maryland.


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Orbital Sciences has begun testing the loading and unloading of fuel for the first stage of its Antares rocket at Wallops Island, Maryland.

This is good, but the questions about the Antares’ system for ejecting its shroud after launch still remain, threatening the rest of the schedule.

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