Cygnus cargo spacecraft successfully resupplies Int’l Space Station
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Orbital Sciences Corporation's Cygnus cargo spacecraft delivered around 5,100 lbs (2,300 kilograms) of equipment and supplies to the crew of the International Space Station on Sunday. The Cygnus was launched into space on October 17, on the first upgraded Antares rocket. American aerospace manufacturer Orbital ATK's Antares rocket was launched for the first time since 2014, when the rocket exploded seconds after taking off.