Orbital ATK Cygnus Cargo Spacecraft Ready for Final Assembly


Orbital ATKTYSONS CORNER, VA, October 14,  2015 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has finished building the service module to be integrated into NASA’s Cygnus OA-4 cargo spacecraft at the Kennedy Space Center, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday.

The module contains the avionics, communication, electrical and propulsion systems needed for the spacecraft’s planned end-of-year launch.

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Frank Culbertson, president of Orbital ATK’s space systems group, said Monday reaching the milestone means his team remains on track with its Commercial Resupply Services contract with the space agency.

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