Space

US Cargo Ship Blasts Off for Space Station With Supplies, Experiments

A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket lifts off carrying the Orbital ATK Cygnus pressurized cargo module from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, United States on April 18, 2017. (NASA/Handout via REUTERSTHIS)
A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket lifts off carrying the Orbital ATK Cygnus pressurized cargo module from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, United States on April 18, 2017. (NASA/Handout via REUTERSTHIS)

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.—A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket lifted off from Florida on Tuesday, propelling a cargo capsule filled with supplies and science experiments...




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