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Instead an inquiry has begun into how and why it blew up just six seconds after take-off at the Wallops Island site, Virginia, on Tuesday night.
The launch pad on Wallops Island appeared to have been spared major damage.
Ronda Miller, manager of the Ocean Deli in Wallops Island, Virginia, told Reuters she felt the force of the blast, about 5 miles (8 km) from the launch pad.
AN U the International Space Station exploded on take-off in the The Antares blew up seconds after launching but reports from the crash site in Wallops Island say there was no loss of life.
ANTARES TO LAUNCH PAD TIME LAPSE: Roll out of the Antares/Cygnus rocket from the Horizontal Integration Facility to the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport launch Pad-0A and then staged to vertical launch position at Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Va.
Liftoff from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on Wallops Island was scheduled for 10:50 a.
com)-- A consortium of companies, federal agencies, and academia announced today the formation of a group to demonstrate spectrum sharing technologies and planned experiments at Wallops Island, on the Eastern Shore of Virginia to show 4G cellular systems co-existing with naval radar.
Full performance begins in April for Goddard; NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island, Va.
The Anomalous Transport Rocket Experiment (ATREX), launched from Wallops Island off the Virginia coast, released chemical tracers that appeared as luminous white clouds along the U.
A 7lb Rhesus monkey called Sam, fired 55 miles into space from Wallops Island, Virginia, yesterday, was recovered alive three hours later after a 13-minute flight.
Though many Sailors may never have heard of Wallops Island or the "Battle Group in the Sand," its impact on the fleet and the way we equip and fight our ships is enormous.