Orbital ATK’s Minotaur IV Completes Inaugural Cape Canaveral Launch With ORS-5 Mission

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 29, 2017 — An Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) Minotaur IV launch vehicle sent the U.S. Air Force‘s Operationally Responsive Space-5 satellite to low Earth orbit Saturday as part of the rocket’s debut liftoff from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday.

The company said Saturday ORS-5 will work to deliver space situational awareness data to the Joint Space Operations Center to support the operations of the U.S. Strategic Command.

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