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Private Spaceflight Archive
21 April 2013, 09:03 PM ET
What was your favorite space news story of the last week?
21 April 2013, 05:19 PM ET
From new superearths to a stunning view of the horsehead nebula, don't miss these amazing space photos of the week.
21 April 2013, 05:19 PM ET
See photos of Orbital Sciences' first Antares rocket ahead of its April 2013 test flight.
21 April 2013, 05:10 PM ET
Antares' successful launch paves the way for eventual cargo flights to the space station for NASA.
21 April 2013, 07:34 AM ET
The new Antares rocket will launch at 5 p.m. ET (2100 GMT) from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia's Eastern Shore.
20 April 2013, 04:45 PM ET
Orbital Sciences will try to launch its Antares rocket again Sunday.
20 April 2013, 08:43 AM ET
Orbital Sciences will launch its Antares rocket test flight today at 6:10 p.m. EDT.
19 April 2013, 02:54 PM ET
Antares' first attempt on Wednesday was scuttled by a glitch. Liftoff is set for Saturday at 5 p.m. ET.
18 April 2013, 05:09 AM ET
The Orbital Sciences Antares rocket could launch from Virginia on Friday (April 19) at 5 p.m. ET (2100 GMT).
17 April 2013, 05:06 PM ET
The next chance to launch the Antares rocket may come Thursday at 5 p.m. EDT.
17 April 2013, 04:22 PM ET
It might seem surprising that rockets launch from Virginia's Eastern Shore. But it's been going on for decades.
17 April 2013, 11:26 AM ET
Here are five things you might not have known about Antares.
17 April 2013, 09:36 AM ET
Where viewers in and around Washington, D.C., should look to spot the Antares rocket launch on April 21, 2013.
17 April 2013, 06:44 AM ET
The Antares test flight shows the industry is coming of age, supporters say.
16 April 2013, 05:50 PM ET
Orbital Sciences cleared the Antares rocket to launch on its maiden flight Wednesday (April 17) from Wallops Island, Va.
16 April 2013, 03:28 PM ET
Virgin Galactic ran oxidizers through the spacecraft's propulsion system during an April 12 test.
16 April 2013, 11:09 AM ET
Antares finally gets to show its stuff.
16 April 2013, 06:30 AM ET
Mars One aims to land four people on Mars in 2023.
16 April 2013, 06:30 AM ET
Orbital Sciences will launch the first-ever Antares rocket flight from Wallops Island, Va., at 5 p.m. ET on April 17.
15 April 2013, 12:57 PM ET
Despite dangers, plenty of people want to fly by Mars.
15 April 2013, 05:11 AM ET
Orbital Sciences will launch its first private Antares rocket test from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on Wednesday, April 17.
14 April 2013, 12:40 PM ET
What was your favorite space news story of the last week?
14 April 2013, 11:40 AM ET
From dazzling solar flares to tears in space, don't miss these amazing space photos of the week.
14 April 2013, 07:00 AM ET
It may only cost you $500 million to get to the moon, instead of the originally advertised $750 million.
13 April 2013, 09:19 PM ET
See rocket launch photos from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility.
10 April 2013, 05:38 PM ET
See reactions to NASA's 2014 budget from space agency, industry and science luminaries.
10 April 2013, 03:21 PM ET
NASA's 2014 budget request includes $105 million to kick-start the agency's asteroid capture mission.
10 April 2013, 11:46 AM ET
NASA's 2014 budget request would fund the agency below 2012 levels, at about $17.7 billion.
09 April 2013, 04:32 PM ET
Can microinvestment get us to the moon?
09 April 2013, 12:34 PM ET
Photographer Bill Deaver captured the stunning view on April 3 from Mojave, Calif.
08 April 2013, 10:09 AM ET
A new private rocket was rolled onto its launch pad in Virginia on Saturday (April 6)
08 April 2013, 07:00 AM ET
Progress made over the next year will determine whether the Mission for America gets off the ground in 2018.