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Further updates on the situation & the progress of ongoing investigation will be at: &
"We'll continue to assess the damage on the island & begin process of moving forward to restore space lift capabilities" -Wallops Director
.@NASA_Wallops team working w/ state & local officials, including @VirginiaDEQ, @VDEM, Virginia Marine Police & @USCG
Teams completed an initial assessment of @NASA_Wallops after @OrbitalSciences launch failure:
G+ Hangout on our Antarctic @NASA_ICE research at 3pm ET today: Question? Use #IceBridge
LIVE 3 pm ET Join NASA Chief Scientist & US Ambassador to Chile Ask questions via #IceBridge
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If you find debris in the vicinity of the launch mishap from last night, please stay away & call the Incident Response Team at 757-824-1295
#ISScargo ship w/ ~5+k lbs of supplies arrived to #ISS at 9:08 am ET flying over Atlantic.
Docking of Progress #ISScargo ship to @Space_Station set for 9:09a ET. Watch now at
Russian #ISScargo ship will orbit Earth 4x on way to 9:09amET docking. Watch from 8:30am ET at
Russian #ISScargo ship safely in space toward #ISS with: 1,940 lbs propellant 48 lbs oxygen 57 lbs air 926 lbs water 2,822 lbs supplies
Progress #ISScargo craft lifts off from Kazakhstan at 3:09am ET. Will dock to #ISS 6 hours later.
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A Russian Progress ship with ~5,700 pounds of supplies launched to #ISS at 3:09amET.
LIVE on NASA TV - upcoming launch at 3:09amET of a Russian cargo supply ship to #ISS.
From 2:45amET watch for launch of Progress #ISScargo ship with ~3 tons of food, fuel, & supplies for @Space_Station.
If you missed the news conference following the @OrbitalSciences launch mishap, you can watch it here now:
"Today's launch attempt will not deter us from our launch cargo from American shores." Full NASA statement:
If people find debris in the vicinity of the launch tonight, please stay away & call the Incident Response Team at 757-824-1295.
Reporters who are dialed in and would like to get in the queue to ask a question at the news conference should dial *1 on their phones.
LIVE NOW: The @OrbitalSciences launch mishap news conference. Watch on NASA TV:
The news conference following today's @OrbitalSciences launch mishap is now set for 9 pm ET. Watch live at:
The @OrbitalSciences launch mishap news conference is now scheduled for 8:45 pm ET. Watch live at:
The news conference following today's @OrbitalSciences launch mishap is scheduled for 8:30 pm ET. Watch live at:
Our official statement regarding the #Orb3 launch mishap can be found here
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We will continue to provide additional updates as it becomes available, as well as the earliest expected time for a news conference.
Before launch @OrbitalSciences team wasn't tracking any issues. No injuries have been reported & all personnel around launch site accounted.
.@OrbitalSciences team is executing its contingency procedures, securing the site & data, including all telemetry from the Antares & Cygnus.
.@OrbitalSciences declares contingency. @NASA and Orbital determining when press conference will be held. Updates:
NASA & @OrbitalSciences are gathering data on the failure of the CRS-3 mission 6 seconds after launch. Updates:
.@OrbitalSciences is currently evaluating the status of its mission. Visit for the latest information.
We're 4 minutes from launching #Antares to @Space_Station. #Cygnus on internal power. Watch:
On the East Coast? Get outside now for a possible look at #Antares launch at 6:22pm ET:
It's a beautiful evening here! Looking forward to a beautiful launch #Antares #Cygnus #Orb3
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#Antares team is 'GO'. Working no issues for the 6:22pm ET launch from @NASA_Wallops Watch:
The nearby area is clear and the range is green for tonight's 6:22pm ET launch of #Antares to @Space_Station Watch:
Currently tracking no issues with #Antares rocket ahead of 6:22p ET launch Watch:
T-30 mins & counting towards a 6:22pm ET launch of #Antares tonight from @NASA_Wallops Watch:
T-33 mins & counting... Proceeding with main engine chilldown pending removal of personnel from nearby area Watch:
Following the #Antares launch online? Read our launch blog: Watch:
Weather for tonight's 6:22pm ET #Antares launch is 100% favorable conditions. Watch:
Live now: Coverage of tonight's 6:22pm ET/22:22 UTC #Antares launch to @Space_Station Watch:
In 1 hour: On the East Coast? Step out to get a possible look at #Antares launch at 6:22p ET:
Watching tonight's #Antares launch to @Space_Station? Take pics & share in our @Flickr group:
What's launching at 6:22pm ET to @Space_Station on #Antares? Learn about #Cygnus' cargo: