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Antares Rocket to Enter Commercial Market

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 04:45 PM

Orbital drafting Antares commercial launch bid

spaceflightnow.com said:

Orbital Sciences Corp. officials say the success of the company's first two Antares rocket launches has positioned the medium-class launcher to battle for contracts for commercial and national security missions.

"With two really good launches under our belt, things are picking up in terms of customer interest," said David Thompson, Orbital's chairman and CEO, in a conference call with investment analysts.

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